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21 July 2014 @ 04:00 am
9:41 PM - Halfway through Game of Thrones and I haven't enjoyed a dwarf this much since that Mexican stag party.

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15 July 2014 @ 04:40 am
9:38 AM - I just bought: 'The Discovery of Heaven' by Harry Mulisch via @AmazonUK http://t.co/l2L2bVuAYA
[ http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/0140272380/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_asp_NOtkH.02T96J4 ]

11:46 AM - New biography of Rochester! #IDoNotWantYouToLikeMe http://t.co/1J7S1Hj8Xp
[ http://instagram.com/p/qbbo3LEi1z/ ]

5:50 PM - Genuinely excited about the new series of University Challenge starting tonight. #nerd

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29 June 2014 @ 04:00 am
7:25 PM - Alright for a story. http://t.co/0DrTBoed1O
[ http://instagram.com/p/pzDeoDki1n/ ]

9:04 PM - Me reading "So We Beat On" at the Terry Hetherington Awards last night http://t.co/rXoSt20vNn
[ http://pbs.twimg.com/media/BrPh1liCMAAE-LF.jpg ]


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18 June 2014 @ 04:00 am
11:56 AM - How to Quit Amazon and Shop in an Actual Bookstore - And Why You Damn Well Should http://t.co/QvVktL4eN0
[ http://www.esquire.com/blogs/culture/how-to-shop-in-a-bookstore?src=soc_twtr ]

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16 June 2014 @ 04:00 am
11:06 PM - In, not of.

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13 June 2014 @ 04:00 am
7:27 PM - Necrofancy, the art of praising the dead.

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10 June 2014 @ 04:00 am
4:58 PM - Still the greatest autobiography I own. R. I. P. http://t.co/N1SlfMX1xi
[ http://pbs.twimg.com/media/BpszYujIUAAiKN7.jpg ]


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08 June 2014 @ 04:00 am
11:02 PM - 10 things you might not know about literary enigmas http://t.co/sp06z85rt4
[ http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/commentary/ct-perspec-things-0608-20140608,0,6606384.story ]

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06 June 2014 @ 04:00 am
9:10 PM - "Read whatever you want. But you should feel embarrassed if what you're reading was written for children." http://t.co/j8Yp71LmA2
[ http://www.slate.com/articles/arts/books/2014/06/against_ya_adults_should_be_embarrassed_to_read_children_s_books.html ]

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05 June 2014 @ 04:00 am
8:21 AM - What causes the smell of old and new books? (infographic) http://t.co/tpvSjvsca2
[ http://ebks.to/1p3GNcw ]

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02 June 2014 @ 04:00 am
2:06 PM - In case you were wondering, Bruce Forsyth is four months older than sliced bread.

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29 May 2014 @ 04:00 am
8:24 AM - Today, 1/3 of Britons admit to prejudice against foreigners. And 2/3 are overweight. The conclusion is obvious: thin people are racist.

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23 May 2014 @ 04:00 am
9:53 AM - Our Welsh Book of the Year display, featuring this year's shortlist and last year's winner. #WBotY2014 http://t.co/SQie9U17vT
[ http://instagram.com/p/oSwhknki6V/ ]

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21 May 2014 @ 04:00 am
7:03 PM - On the one hand, universal literacy. On the other hand, stickers on books.

7:17 PM - Books, books, books #internetpackagedelivery http://t.co/qHxrtMgfCL
[ http://instagram.com/p/oOnj85Ei8T/ ]

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20 May 2014 @ 04:00 am
8:41 PM - WG Sebald: Reveries of a Solitary Walker http://t.co/35WoRSdEUJ #robertmacfarlane #iainsinclair #willself
[ http://www.theguardian.com/books/2013/apr/20/wg-sebald-reveries-solitary-walker ]

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18 May 2014 @ 04:00 am
1:18 PM - "When I was young, boys invited in for sex would examine your bookshelves." Linda Grant on killing her library: http://t.co/VYNktPcOxF
[ http://www.theguardian.com/books/2014/may/17/linda-grant-author-killed-books-library-murder ]

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17 May 2014 @ 04:20 am
10:25 PM - And it's done. #rhysdavies http://t.co/i9I5ayE1Nk
[ http://instagram.com/p/oEp5FPki4t/ ]

10:49 PM - I'd like someone to write a flinching portrait.

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01 May 2014 @ 04:00 am
9:36 PM - I don't work best with an encroaching deadline, I work only with an encroaching deadline.

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30 April 2014 @ 04:00 am
8:19 PM - My mother is far too clever to understand anything she doesn't like.

8:22 PM - "His plan for life was to be a writer, write a major novel when he was 40, and marry a French woman."

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28 April 2014 @ 04:00 am
7:33 AM - It's Sunday, ladies and gentlemen, and you know what the Good Lord said about Sundays... Fuck, work tomorrow.

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22 April 2014 @ 04:00 am
9:25 PM - As Williams pinned it, the shocking duality of the single heart.

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21 April 2014 @ 04:00 am
3:57 PM - Creme egg cheesecake. Happy Easter! http://t.co/cz87W8v7sj
[ http://instagram.com/p/nBA0z4ki7S/ ]

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20 April 2014 @ 04:00 am
12:38 PM - Shaitan: the Islamic name for Satan or Sean Connery invoking the devil?

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19 April 2014 @ 04:00 am
1:01 PM - "You can't imagine how much a dead man weighs." - Gabriel Garc�a M�rquez's pallbearer

7:20 PM - Today I bought The Satanic Verses, new, for �2.99 @waterstones @thesundaytimes

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17 April 2014 @ 04:00 am
6:39 PM - My poem, Regression, got commended in the Hippocrates Prize: http://t.co/TgJoyuLH89
[ http://hippocrates-poetry.org/hippocrates-prize/2014-hippocrates-prize-open/2014-hippocrates-open-comme.html ]

6:40 PM - It'll be included in the anthology, which should be out soon,

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07 April 2014 @ 04:00 am
9:53 AM - #NowReading MFA vs NYC: The Two Cultures of American Fiction, edited by Chad Harback

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06 April 2014 @ 04:00 am
11:08 AM - The new @EverydaySexism book is hilarious and depressing.

8:05 PM - My body is a temple. Of Dionysus.

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05 April 2014 @ 04:00 am
6:15 PM - Two years after the German release, look what finally has an English translation! He's back. And he's? http://t.co/PU3Oe8YTWc
[ http://instagram.com/p/mYD5fPEi3R/ ]

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03 April 2014 @ 04:00 am
8:05 PM - "Every stink that fights the ventilator thinks it is Don Quixote." - Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

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27 March 2014 @ 04:00 am
4:59 PM - She sat at the window watching the evening invade the avenue.

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26 March 2014 @ 04:00 am
1:07 AM - 9 Great Flannery O?Connor Quotes for the Dogged Writer in Us All http://t.co/QS4FxldK5W
[ http://www.biographile.com/9-flannery-oconnor-quotes-for-the-dogged-writer-in-all-of-us/29976/ ]

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24 March 2014 @ 04:00 am
1:52 PM - My favourite genetically engineered female superpoet is Charlotte Mewtwo.

1:53 PM - Yes, friends, that was indeed the joke world's first feminist poetry/Pokemon Red-Blue hybrid.

4:17 PM - Finally watching the remake of Cosmos. Heard so much about this.

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23 March 2014 @ 04:00 am
8:11 AM - ?Marriage is an uncut watermelon?: How translation brought my native language to life http://t.co/6Q2FHqu93z #Iran
[ http://www.salon.com/2014/03/21/marriage_is_an_uncut_watermelon_how_translation_brought_my_native_language_to_life_partner/ ]

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22 March 2014 @ 04:00 am
1:24 PM - The Neurological Similarities between Successful Writers and the Mentally Ill http://t.co/ZgclqbfNQ7
[ http://po.st/7cFHwo ]

6:21 PM - 10 Actors Who Should Be Cast as Authors http://t.co/nLXy1YfalU
[ http://www.pastemagazine.com/blogs/lists/2014/03/10-actors-who-should-be-cast-as-authors.html ]

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20 March 2014 @ 04:00 am
8:00 PM - The first photo of Jason Segel as David Foster Wallace: http://t.co/FJgucAeSf7
[ http://gawker.com/heres-the-first-photo-of-jason-segel-as-david-foster-w-1547279739/+jayhathaway ]

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19 March 2014 @ 04:00 am
2:38 PM - To Love, To Lose, To Write: 3 Famous Literary Breakups http://t.co/8HSawGPv5u
[ http://www.biographile.com/to-love-to-lose-to-write-3-famous-literary-breakups/29754/ ]

3:22 PM - How to be a more discerning lover: http://t.co/MxuE31NpkH
[ http://pbs.twimg.com/media/BjBPHGFIgAAevB1.jpg ]


10:38 PM - Think therefore on revenge and cease to weep: Man Gets Even With Scammer by Texting Him Entire Works of Shakespeare http://t.co/qNuse3HtiQ
[ http://gawker.com/man-gets-revenge-on-scammer-by-texting-him-entire-works-1546637301/+jayhathaway ]

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17 March 2014 @ 04:00 am
7:47 AM - "Two hours after I joined I got an email from Max," says Catton. "The subject was 'Twitter?!?!' and the body just said: #murderweapon."

1:12 PM - Pleased to announce that my short story, 'And So We Beat On', has won this year's Terry Hetherington Award.

1:13 PM - Prize ceremony is the last Friday of June in the Dylan Thomas Centre if you want to see me collect my (possibly comically oversized) cheque.

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16 March 2014 @ 04:00 am
9:11 PM - "This blade is not a toy." Whatever, thought police. Who are you to place limits on my child's imagination?!

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13 March 2014 @ 04:00 am
10:24 PM - Donna Tartt and the MacGuffin http://t.co/qVQQB8te8H
[ http://www.tinhouse.com/blog/33541/donna-tartt-and-the-macguffin.html#.UyDellKBgxc.twitter ]

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12 March 2014 @ 04:00 am
5:53 PM - Minds Behind The Hunger Games to Adapt Donna Tartt?s The Goldfinch http://t.co/65xF5bEnPX
[ http://www.wordandfilm.com/2014/03/the-minds-behind-the-hunger-games-adapt-donna-tartts-the-goldfinch/ ]

7:01 PM - Read a bit of Lorrie Moore's "Bark" in work today, and now I can't wait for her Collected Stories to arrive.

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11 March 2014 @ 04:00 am
1:06 PM - 10 famous geniuses and their drugs of choice http://t.co/6QADjY5Kh8 via @Salon
[ http://www.salon.com/2013/08/16/10_famous_geniuses_who_used_drugs_and_were_better_off_for_it_partner/ ]

8:05 PM - Many unhappy syphilitics omit to write their Fleurs du Mal and shoot themselves instead.

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07 March 2014 @ 04:00 am
11:53 AM - Can Creative Writing Be Taught? Not If Your Teacher's A Prick http://t.co/d9hkXll4qI
[ http://www.timclarepoet.co.uk/?p=2236 ]

12:46 PM - Eskimos need refrigerators because how else would they keep their food from freezing.

6:02 PM - New App Will Allow You To Read Novels In Under 90 Minutes http://t.co/koGu79LdUw
[ http://elitedaily.com/news/technology/this-insane-new-app-will-allow-you-to-read-novels-in-under-90-minutes/ ]


12:24 AM - 10 Reasons Your Short Story Sucks http://t.co/3IlwrdBntW
[ http://litreactor.com/columns/the-top-10-reasons-i-may-have-rejected-your-short-story ]

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05 March 2014 @ 04:00 am
5:23 PM - Train selfie. http://t.co/b03Pln7XCF
[ http://pbs.twimg.com/media/Bh5kjMCIAAAnNIs.jpg ]


6:53 PM - #pancakeday http://t.co/ZaAAnDrfz3
[ http://instagram.com/p/lIado2Eizf/ ]

11:40 PM - An Uncomfortable Trick for Honest Writing: Staring at Strangers http://t.co/pO5YP84Y5p
[ http://tinyurl.com/q8gvh2o ]

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04 March 2014 @ 04:00 am
11:37 PM - Tonight, I shall sleep like a colourless green idea. Furiously.

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03 March 2014 @ 04:00 am
5:27 PM - http://t.co/LhnTQGUDcO
[ http://pbs.twimg.com/media/BhvSWycIgAArJjX.jpg ]


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27 February 2014 @ 04:00 am
8:20 AM - MFA vs NYC: Creative Writing, via a Workshop or the Big City http://t.co/PGJ91lBDVN
[ http://nyti.ms/1fpoTyU ]

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26 February 2014 @ 04:00 am
8:35 AM - My Google search history. http://t.co/M3OyiCV19Z
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25 February 2014 @ 04:00 am
8:06 AM - Will I ever write an essay without the word "ostensible"?

9:31 AM - Note to self: stop unconsciously typing Heathcliff as Healthcliff. Is wildly damaged Byronic antihero, not hospital.

8:05 PM - The awkward moment when your father thinks the book you're reading, Amy Hempel's 'Reasons to Live', is a self-help manual.

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24 February 2014 @ 04:00 am
9:13 AM - "Seduce the whole world..." Gordon Lish's Infamous Writing Workshops http://t.co/4OCwpXDU8y
[ http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/books/2014/02/seduce-the-whole-world-gordon-lishs-workshop.html ]

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23 February 2014 @ 04:00 am
2:44 PM - "I am not a snob. I'm very tolerant of plebs." ~ @ImogenWrote

4:25 PM - I feel like if you called someone a blackguard now you'd be arrested for racial abuse.

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