TRAIL

August 17, 2015
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FLAME IMPERSONATORS

August 15, 2015
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A SENTENCE BY CORMAC McCARTHY

August 11, 2015

The carrion birds sat about the topmost corners of the houses with their wings out-stretched in attitudes of exhortation like dark little bishops. – at the scene of one of the various slaughters in Blood Meridian

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RUTH PLUMLY THOMPSON

August 3, 2015
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Ruth Plumly Thompson, the 2nd Royal Historian of Oz, loved adverbs. Why? Her middle name was Plumly.

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1 WAY TO BEGIN A 1000 PAGE NOVEL

July 28, 2015

The small boys came early to the hanging. – With this sentence Ken Follett embarks on ‘The Pillars of the Earth’.

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THE EARLY TALKIES

July 24, 2015

Presenting the most frequently uttered line of dialogue in circa 1929-1934 talkies set in contemporary big cities: ‘Say, what is this?’

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FOLDED FIELDS

July 10, 2015

Quiet takes back her folded fields. – James Joyce, Finnegans Wake

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A SENTENCE BY LEO TOLSTOY

June 24, 2015

Ka’pli ka’pali. Drops dripped. – War and Peace

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BASKING

June 20, 2015
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THOSE ON THESE

June 14, 2015

I like those colors on these.

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