Also on these boards
"some books are meant / to be read just like this / alone, with the evening, / a bowl of fruit ripening / waiting for the reader / to grow hungry, but / she won't, the book / will devour her, / and it / will soon / become / morning."
"Read, read, read. Read everything--trash, classics, good and bad and see how they do it. Just like a carpenter who works as an apprentice and studies the masters. Read! You'll absorb it. Then write. If it's good, you'll find out. If it's not, throw it out the window." William Faulkner
Count Dracula's castle is a hellish world where night is day, pleasure is pain and the blood of the innocent prized above all. Young Jonathan Harker approaches the gloomy gates with no idea what he is about to face . . . And back in England eerie incidents are unfolding as strange puncture marks appear on a young woman's neck . . . But can Harker's fiancé be saved? And where is the evil Dracula?...
What I say when people tell me they wish they had time to read like I do. I have time to read because I don't watch much TV.