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Old 04-09-2019, 11:54 PM   #211
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still in therapy graduated college just got most of my stomach removed a week ago how bout you?

 
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Old 04-18-2019, 11:41 PM   #212
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Each year I set a goal to read more and am making good on it, for once. In the past month I finished William Goldman's Magic and H.G. Wells' The Invisible Man. Next, I crack Stephen King's It, finally.

And yes, my next goal is to read a book that has yet to be adapted into a film.

 
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Old 04-19-2019, 03:08 AM   #213
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Each year I set a goal to read more and am making good on it, for once. In the past month I finished William Goldman's Magic and H.G. Wells' The Invisible Man. Next, I crack Stephen King's It, finally.

And yes, my next goal is to read a book that has yet to be adapted into a film.
I read IT last October. I never read him as a young person so when I read them now, they aren't actually scary but I do like a good story.

Also, invisible man is good!

 
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Old 04-19-2019, 10:14 AM   #214
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I read IT last October. I never read him as a young person so when I read them now, they aren't actually scary but I do like a good story.

Also, invisible man is good!
Yeah, same. I've also seen most of the adaptations, so it's all old hat to me at this point (saw OG Pet Sematary in theaters when I was 5...). Still, his writing and storytelling is top-shelf and the more of his I read, the more I get "it".

 
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Old 04-19-2019, 10:15 AM   #215
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ya'll read the gunslinger?

 
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Old 04-19-2019, 10:15 AM   #216
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that shit is fire

 
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Old 04-19-2019, 07:12 PM   #217
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i'm waiting to go through all his other novels, then read all the DT books in a row.

 
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Old 04-19-2019, 07:14 PM   #218
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I've read his novels and short story collections from Carrie through IT and Under the Dome through The Outsider.

 
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Old 04-19-2019, 08:25 PM   #219
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only read misery and a few of the dark towers (i only liked gunslinger of those)

shorts i read night shift, nightmares & dreamscapes, and full dark no stars.

his short stuff is legit.

 
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Old 04-19-2019, 10:18 PM   #220
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hey, can we have a rolling what are you squeezing thread? ill start: my dad's dick

 
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Old 04-19-2019, 10:21 PM   #221
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oh, i think we've all been squeezing that, buddy

 
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Old 04-19-2019, 10:26 PM   #222
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Old 04-21-2019, 05:31 AM   #223
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Pretty riveting stuff

 
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Old 04-21-2019, 07:41 AM   #224
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Old 04-21-2019, 11:18 PM   #225
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I'm still reading Guns, Germs, and Steel for fun (barely on page 220 or some shit). But I read two books last quarter for school--one by Paolo Friere and another by Ivan Ilich.

On Friday I bought a book called Negroes with Guns and another called Mornings in Mexico by D.H Lawrence.

 
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Old 04-22-2019, 12:03 AM   #226
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only read misery and a few of the dark towers (i only liked gunslinger of those)

shorts i read night shift, nightmares & dreamscapes, and full dark no stars.

his short stuff is legit.
I read all the Dark Tower and it was p cool

it never gets as surreal and senscesent as the first book but I'd say it's worth going through the whole series

 
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Old 04-22-2019, 11:50 AM   #227
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En Taro Tassadar!!

 
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Old 04-22-2019, 03:08 PM   #228
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i dunno elphenour, i read 3 & 4 (wastelande and glass and witch or something) and it was alright but not really on point). didnt make me want to read anymore.

gotta say i think king is better in small doses.

 
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Old 04-22-2019, 04:18 PM   #229
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i just read in the arms of the senecas. next up drums along the mohawk. first book ive read for pleasure in awhile.

 
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Old 05-18-2019, 02:42 PM   #230
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Just started Crime and Punishment. This is my first Dostoyevsky. This book has an upsetting amount of underlining from a previous owner

 
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Old 05-18-2019, 02:44 PM   #231
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hell yeah tyler! i hope you enjoy it.

 
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Old 05-18-2019, 06:07 PM   #232
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Old 05-18-2019, 07:23 PM   #233
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I think you'll find the added emphasis really does improve your overall reading experience.

 
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Old 05-21-2019, 01:39 AM   #234
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Old 05-21-2019, 04:33 AM   #235
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well of course i'd like to stay and chew the fat

 
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Old 06-25-2019, 07:46 PM   #236
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It's very good

 
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Old 06-25-2019, 08:17 PM   #237
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is it about a cat?

 
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No but a cat is definitely involved

 
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Old 06-25-2019, 09:35 PM   #239
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Old 06-25-2019, 09:41 PM   #240
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i've spent a lot of commutes this summer doing crosswords...tough ones.i got the book at half price books and none of them were even started. super great deal. and they are seriously no joke.

working remotely was great when i was still in school and teaching esl on mondays and needed the flexibility, but everything is on a summer break except for work so i'm home a lot and i'm so bored. i need to do something with my life until september.


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