About The Steadfast Reader

Attorney, book-blogger, globe-trotter.

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  • The shared from a Personal Document
    There was also another difference between literature and all the other books. It was, in fact, the same food from two different restaurants. On the right you had the restaurant with the Michelin stars, on the left the Burger King or McDonald’s. The point was that you didn’t always feel like nibbling at sophisticated tidbits, didn’t always feel like spearing a minuscule piece of goose liver from an otherwise as-good-as-empty plate. Sometimes you felt more like a hamburger with bacon and melted cheese and a soft, soggy bun that left the grease dripping down your chin—but that was always...
  • The shared from a Personal Document
    There was also another difference between literature and all the other books. It was, in fact, the same food from two different restaurants. On the right you had the restaurant with the Michelin stars, on the left the Burger King or McDonald’s. The point was that you didn’t always feel like nibbling at sophisticated tidbits, didn’t always feel like spearing a minuscule piece of goose liver from an otherwise as-good-as-empty plate. Sometimes you felt more like a hamburger with bacon and melted cheese and a soft, soggy bun that left the grease dripping down your chin—but that was always...
  • The shared from a Personal Document
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    Note: I love this phrase
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  • The shared from The Wind Through the Keyhole: The Dark Tower IV-1/2 by Stephen King
    Pray for rain all you like, but dig a well as you do it.