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BOOK RIOT: 15 Rejected Marketing Blurbs from... →
booklover: bookriot: Are You There God? It’s Me Margaret: 4 pre-teen girls. 1 period. Who will draw first blood? Gone With The Wind: If this is a portrait of romance, then God help us all die alone. Ulysses: Place this high on your bookshelf, and make sure all your friends know you read (a chapter of) it. A Clockwork Orange: You thought Boys N The Hood was gangtsa? Please. A House for Mr....
A line is a fuse that’s lit. The line smolders, the rhyme explodes –...– Vladimir Mayakovsky
A man who procrastinates in his choosing will inevitably have his choice made...– Hunter S. Thompson; The Proud Highway: Saga of a Desperate Southern Gentleman, 1955-1967
Fifty Shades of Shit
I’m tired. No really, while I think it’s great that certain books like Twilight and Fifty Shades of Grey get above average readers (way above average), the end result is a dumbing down of the masses and literary works. Good lord, I’m starting to sound like Philip Roth. I guess on the one hand I’m happy that people are buying the book Fifty Shades if for no other reason...
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"Writing has nothing to do with publishing....
I make mistakes; I’ll be the second to admit it.– Jean Kerr; The Snake Has All the Lines
Thomas Edison’s last words were ‘It’s very beautiful over...– John Green; Looking for Alaska