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‘iceland was iceland before france was france or england was england or italy was italy’

I’m so excited. My boyfriend picked this up for me after spotting it in a charity shop, and I was delighted! God bless men who know that the way to a girl’s heart is via… prose works of the 12th … Continue reading

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budget livin’

3 D. H. Lawrence paperbacks for 1 British Pound from the charity shop Free nail polish. Thanks, American Apparel email list, the only email list that doesn’t make me angry! What are your best money saving tips? Do you hate mailing … Continue reading

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7 inch

Do you like Atom & His Package? I found this single for just 50p in the bizarro Bristol record shop “Head” yesterday. It’s not a split per se, it’s just Atom & His Package and Har Mar Superstar each recording … Continue reading

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I’m currently reading The Secret History by Donna Tartt. It’s very dark and very addictive: you know the feeling where any time you’re not reading that certain book you’re still thinking about it, either wishing you were reading it or … Continue reading

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reading round up

I don’t update this blog anything like enough… this is what I spend my time doing instead. Persepolis was amazing. I read the first 230 pages in a day. I don’t read many autobiographies at all but it’s hard to imagine … Continue reading

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i’m still reading this book, i haven’t made it To The End yet…

I’m getting a little bit sick of this: I’m on page 231 out of 274 and losing interest fast. I know the difference between an autobiography and a memoir and I had already adjusted my expectations accordingly, but at this … Continue reading

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reading room

What’ve you been up to lately? I’ve been working on zines! Here’s the cover of the second Sweet & Tender: Err, you haven’t even read the first one yet, have you? About two people have. I’m going to post a … Continue reading

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