A Conversation for Life as a Wannabe Writer

Recommended Reading

Post 1

Otto Fisch ("Just like the Mauritian Badminton Doubles Champion, 1973")

Recommended reading for all aspiring writers...

"Keep the Aspidistra Flying" by George Orwell.

And no, renting the video isn't a substitute!smiley - smiley


Otto


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Post 2

Fat Mammoth

Although the film's very good!


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Post 3

Otto Fisch ("Just like the Mauritian Badminton Doubles Champion, 1973")


Oh please.....

The film loses all the politics and the sense of time and place. It's not even properly clear what the significance of the Aspidistra is!

Its only saving grace is Helena Bonham Carter.

Mind you, that's a major saving grace! smiley - smiley

Otto


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Post 4

Fat Mammoth

Well, I liked it. I've not read the book yet though...


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