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To Read or Not to Read

January 31, 2017
To Read or Not to Read

“I rent time for people to read, Frau McClain. Time for people who have no time to spare.” Strauss’ eyes twinkled. (Loc. 192-193) I picked up To Read or Not to Read by Vincent Hobbes a few years ago and I rated it pretty low because I didn’t know at the time that I was reading a short […]

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Skelling

December 9, 2016
Skelling

O light the candle, John The daylight has almost gone The birds have sung their last The bells call all to mass Another song from Loreena McKennitt I enjoy listening lately, probably because of the gloomy weather, is Skelling, a track included on the 1997 album The Book of Secrets. In Skelling, a dying Irish […]

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A Reader’s Universe

October 27, 2016
A Reader’s Universe

Many worlds have I seen, On the roads to great adventures I have been. Many lives I have lived, In different atmospheres I have breathed. Countless worlds and lives I’ve seen lost, As goodwill and morality aside were tossed. I have witnessed heroes rise and smite cruelty incarnate down Treated with great respect, yet… as […]

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The Real Midnight in Paris

April 21, 2016
The Real Midnight in Paris

A History of the Expatriate Writers in Paris That Made Up the Lost Generation Several months ago I wrote a Romanian review for Woody Allen’s film, Midnight in Paris, which is one of my favourite movies of all time. Due to this amazing film and also due to my fascination with the City of Lights, […]

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Two Years of eLitere

February 10, 2016
Two Years of eLitere

When we opened eLitere.ro two years ago, I thought that six months was a long time. That our articles would be read by a handful of people, that my own interest would fade in time. Thankfully, I was wrong and what was just an idea took flight. I’m truly happy that I have a place […]

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Longing II

July 31, 2015
Longing II

My cage full of books, Tired mind, imprisoned soul, Dreams about the sea. Image source: racoonart by Alina Andreea Cătărău

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Books

June 22, 2014
Books

A world of imagination, That no one else can touch. The words form a picture, I can tell you that much. Of dragons and magic, Of danger and love. Some are tragic, Or all the above. To get there you just have to look. All you have to do, Is open a book. by Kyla Andersen

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