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'Frankie had become an unjoined person who hung around doorways, and she was afraid': The Member of the Wedding by Carson McCullers

Carson McCuller’s The Member of the Wedding is the story of a young girl who suddenly finds herself at sea in the world; she hates being herself, and she can find no words for the new things that burst within her: 1.156 palabras más


Update on the Ghost ...

Greetings all you Ghost watchers,

I thought I should catch us all up to whats been going on this crazy year.

In addition to putting together the Bowie tribute at… 515 palabras más


Do you read much? What is much?

As long as I can remember I’ve loved books. I don’t even know if there was a time in my life when I didn’t love books or had a book in my hand. 878 palabras más

Carson McCullers, The Heart is a Lonely Hunter (1940)


"The Ballad of the Sad Cafe" by Carson McCullers.


 No one does Southern Gothic quite like Carson McCullers. Every single detail in the stories found in this collection is meaningful and more than that simply beautiful. 666 palabras más

Book Review

I've never cried over a book

First things first, I’ve never cried over a book. I like tragedy books but I never cried. Sad books are sad especially when someone dies but I never cried. 699 palabras más

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