Why do the good threads die and bad threads prosper?
I SOLD MY FIRST BOOK!!!!!!!
I ACTUALLY SOLD A COPY OF MY BOOK!!!!!!!
what did he mean by that?
Why are german and russian names always so badass? Schopenhauer, Nietzsche, Dostoyevsky.
Thoughts on Cicero / Essential readings?
Based. On Friendship is a good one to start with. Cicero is actually basically all that exists of middle stoicism; if you're interested in that De Finibus is essential.
De Officiis is especially important for Stoic peeps but an excellent read for anyone.
Is Lord of the Rings set in the ice age?
>he read Inferno but not Purgatorio and Paradiso
>he thinks he's patrician because he read Inferno, Purgatorio and Paradiso in English
I want to get better at writing /lit/ give me all the resources you got.
What did he mean by this?
Has anyone ever read this? Is this worth the read? It seems really odd and confusing from what i've heard of it, but I'm very much intrigued.
Have any of you read this? What did you think of it?
This is an excellent novel. Don't listen to the memesters.
I saw it in the bookstore recently and I sat and read the beginning portion and was completely underwhelmed.
I'll still probably buy it and finish it, but it didn't really appeal to me
>finally get around to starting a 'blog'
>make first post
>search for blog post title on google
>results are "Liveleak---Halloween knock outs" and "sikhawareness.com"
>hello darkness my old friend
Let's be honest, at the end of the day, this book is pretty good, even if it's overread.
Gatsby is one of those characters you'd love to meet one day and hang out with
Which authors truly have insights on human experience? At least, subjectively, to you.