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Dont worry they probably cant even feel pain. Identity is forbidden, it forbids existence, like life itself. Published by Rocco first published The prose is constructed with the ethereal always deeply entrenched. Weird time for reviewing weird books? Books by Clarice Lispector.

Views Read Edit View history. She grew up in northeastern Brazil, where her mother died when she was nine. Me lo he terminado gracias al club de lectura de la Pantera Rossa. The work takes the form of a monologue by a woman, identified only as G.

I did think it was beautiful. I know your hand would drop me, if it knew.

fh There’s nothing to get literally. To accompany the irregular plot and substance of the novel, Lispector uses unique techniques to help convey her overarching ideas and themes. I mean, yeah, sure, you should be really engaged, because the writing and the subject-matter deals with something really innate and familiar in all of us.

What does it actually mean if a book was “ok” or that you “liked it” or that “it was amazing”? Terrified by the cockroach she sees emerging, she slams the door shut, severing the cockroach in its centre, and sees the still-living animal’s entrails beginning to ooze out. When a book makes you cry it’s not because “John was a good person who many people loved.


Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Overwhelmed by anger, she opens the door to the wardrobe. I did something I normally try to avoid: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Imagine how strange, alien, savage and disturbing everything would feel if you were like Neo waking up in real life, outside of the matrix. I both enjoyed it and didn’t. Additionally, the narrator is only referred to as ‘I’, and remains undefined even towards the end of the book.

Vivir no es visible. Refresh and try again. I’m unsure what to make of this book, there’s were parts I enjoyed but not enough to keep going. Let’s say I gave this book 5 stars. A very strange journey into the heart, soul, and moral fiber of a woman at wit’s end. As opposed to most literature, the narrator is not important swgundo a human subject, but rather seegundo a mode to express ideas that are beyond and above the human.

Whether because of the translation or the original, it flows with the formulas that Kundera almost always deploys as little rhetorical stratagems; the resonance that always, almost poetic because of the repetition, or to the point, an segubdo work of virtuosity that owes the audience an apology though if it were it to apologize it segundoo not be a virtuoso work.

I find that the stars are usually a better indicator of book sales than book quality. In the maid’s room, G.


Poesia y Poetica

In the moment stars, in retrospect? Why am I perceiving the world like this? An essayistic novel gj contradictions. Long periods of stream-of-consciousness philosophical musing are interspersed with brief moments of snapping back to reality, where G.

Apr 12, Saba R. A lot of conscious effort has to be expended on my part to make sure the sentences I’m writing does not follow temporally, causally, or logically from the previous one in some conventional or obvious way to me. Beating the dead horse at this point: Imagine taking that first, frightening breath of air in that disturbingly inexplicable and yet terrifyingly familiar world.

A paixao segundo G.H.: Agencia Literaria Carmen Balcells

Yh times you read a book that has 5 stars or is close to 5 stars and segunndo realize that was just the case because the book was another dumb fad. Whether or not you liked something depends on what you liked the book for. Don’t expect it to make sense. It’s a book I find really hard to “rate” for myself subjectively because of this ambivalence. Pondering the inscrutable drawing, she realizes that the black maid, whose name she has forgotten, and whose face she has trouble calling to mind, had hated her.

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