Tag Archives: Joseph Conrad

Conrad Compels

“Words, as is well known, are the great foes of reality.” “In everything I have written there is always one invariable intention, and that is to capture the reader’s attention.” “by the power of the written word to make you … Continue reading

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Lively Lit

How much ink has been spilled talking about the book’s demise in the digital age? Oceans of it, I’m sure. And yet there’s still more to be said — none of it more hopeful and heartening than an essay called … Continue reading

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Adding Color

“There are no dull subjects. There are only dull writers.” H.L. Mencken “My task, which I am trying to achieve, is, by the power of the written word to make you hear, to make you feel — it is before … Continue reading

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