Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body

“My father believes hunger is in the mind. I know differently. I know that hunger is in the mind and the body and the heart and the soul.” ― Roxane Gay, Hunger Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body is a 2017 memoir by Roxane Gay. In Hunger, Gay describes her relationship with of her body,  from food... Continue Reading →

Meditations by Marcus Aurelius

“You are a little soul carrying about a corpse, as Epictetus used to say.”  ― Marcus Aurelius, Meditations Meditations is a work that dates back to ancient Rome. It contains thoughts of Marcus Aurelius who was also known as The Philosopher. Aurelius was a Roman emperor from 161 to 180 and he was the last of the rulers traditionally known as... Continue Reading →

No Longer Human by Osamu Dazai

No Longer Human is a Japanese novel by Osamu Dazai, first published in 1948. It's a very curious read. When I first picked up the book, I half expected a nonfiction piece on how we are turning into robots. Well, this is fiction and no one is turning into robots and in some way it's... Continue Reading →

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