Tag Archives: existential crises

CTIFOTI – the Soviet Union’s Winnie the Pooh

Care of wimp.com, please enjoy: This is quite possibly the most existential, slightly depressing while still funny, and frankly, amazing cartoon I have ever watched.

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The Goldfinch, by Donna Tartt

(note: this review is fairly spoiler free, fairly) So, I’ve been reading The Goldfinch for what feels like nigh unto eternity. ┬áRather than review it, I’ve decided to present my notes here, a la Live Tweet Style: – Why is … Continue reading

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Book Review Quickies

The Elegance of the Hedgehog, by French author and philosopher Muriel Barbery, was a different sort of read for me. ┬áIt is a quiet, slow story told alternately by a middle-aged concierge in a stylish apartment building (Renee Michel) and … Continue reading

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