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Literary QOTD: The Innocent Table

"Charlotte went up to a little table of imitation mahogany with a drawer. She put her hand upon it. The little table was ugly, no doubt, but it had done nothing to her." - Lolita, Chapter 21

Literary QOTD: In that order

Literary QOTD: In that order

Presently, the lady herself–sandals, maroon slacks, yellow silk blouse, squarish face, in that order–came down the steps, her index finger still tapping upon her cigarette.Lolita, Chapter 10, Vladimir Nabokov There are plenty of books...

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Arrestingly Beautiful

I don't use the highlight feature on my Kindle very often, and when I do it's usually for something funny or interesting I want to remember. Sometimes, it's for a sentence or paragraph I find particularly literary and beautiful and poetic, though...

Notes From the Author