Life According to Literature

I discovered A Commonplace Blog participating in a light literary diversion and decided to join in:

Using only books you have read this year (2009), answer these questions. Try not to repeat a book title.

Describe yourself: A Book of Silence (Sara Maitland)

How do you feel: Nausea (Jean-Paul Sartre)

Describe where you currently live: The Islander (Halldór Laxness)

If you could go anywhere, where would you go: The Magic Mountain (Thomas Mann)

Your favorite form of transportation: The Colour of Memory (Geoff Dyer)

Your best friend is: The Kindness of Women (J. G. Ballard)

You and your friends are: Love and Obstacles (Aleksandar Hemon)

What’s the weather like: Pale Fire (Vladimir Nabokov)

You fear: Swimming in a Sea of Death (David Rieff)

What is the best advice you have to give: Finding a Form (William Gass)

Thought for the day: Here is Where we Meet (John Berger)

How I would like to die: Nobility of Spirit (Rob Riemen)

My soul’s present condition: Speak, Memory (Vladimir Nabokov)

Post a Comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.