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A question of curiosity

Posted by The Dandy Automaton , Feb 13 2013 · 47 views

In light of my efforts to get my way through at least one novel a week, finishing Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness has left me in something of a pickle. I gather it's a novella (Especially when combined with Youth) yet I'm not sure whether I can count it as my one weekly book due to its obvious lacking length. Am I meant to read the rest of the collection of his works before I can count it in my list or will that do for now? Although, this question may turn out to be irrelevant as the rate at which I'm speeding through When She Woke by Hillary Jordan could mean that I'll be done by Friday. It's definitely turning out better than I expected.
 
Other unrelated point. Last month, if I had to name a song of the month I would probably have labelled it as Lullaby For a Princess by Ponyphonic. This month I'm already pre-emptively going to have to give the title to Cost of the Crown by Mercedes Lackey. What is it with me and the tragedy of royalty at the moment?





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Name:
Alex
Age:
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Location:
South England
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University
Studying:
English Literature

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Atheist.
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The Conqueror of Death:
The Best Kept Secrets
The Darkest Hour (Coming soon)
 
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The Commute (Short story)
The Shadow of this Red Rock 
In Your Absence (Short Story)

Paradise Corrupted (Coming soon)

Lament of a Tyrant (Short Story) (Coming soon)

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