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Thoughts on Shakespeare

Thoughts and reflections on William Shakespeare

The most sensible people to be met with in society are men of business and of the world, who argue from what they see and know, instead of spinning cobweb distinctions of what things ought to be. Women have often more of what is called good sense then men. They … Continue reading

George Mikes and Tsi-Tsa

In memory of George Mikes and Tsi-Tsa. This short story is a narrative piece of art which constitutes the last chapter of the book – TSI-TSA The biography of a cat – written by George Mikes and published in London in 1978 by Andre Deutsch, with the pictures of Nicolas … Continue reading

Carl William Brown thoughts

Basically I’m a reformer, a philosophical hacker and a fighter against stupidity, violence, racism, ignorance, social disparities and the old laws of copyright. I have written more than 9,000 original quotations and at present I’m also working at my only novel, Fort Attack, which is also a wide and open … Continue reading

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