Daily Archives: December 15, 2018

Tapestry

In his novel Of Human Bondage, W. Somerset Maugham pays a great deal of attention to a small tapestry that the novel’s hero, Philip Carey, acquires during his time in France.  Receiving the gift from one of his fellow artists … Continue reading

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Book Review: Side Effects

Side Effects, by Woody Allen This particular book is a collection of short stories originally published in magazines like the New Yorker and New Republic that were written between 1975 and 1980 or so, and if you like Woody Allen’s … Continue reading

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Book Review: Mere Anarchy

Mere Anarchy, by Woody Allen If you are reading this book, you are likely going to find at least some enjoyment in it.  Do you like a somewhat absurd view of reality that blends banal truth and obvious fantasy elements?  … Continue reading

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