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Post a list of some pieces of writing that you like

Posted: Fri May 10, 2019 8:39 am
by Gym Slow
Could be books, could be articles, could be bathroom stall graffiti... Just has to be writing that you like. And you don't even have to like it all that much.
  • Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino (my favorite book and my favorite author)
  • The Red Night trilogy by William S. Burroughs
  • All Gall is Divided by Emil Cioran
  • Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid by Douglas Hofstadter
  • Pale Fire by Vladimir Nabokov
  • Childhood's End by Arthur C. Clarke
  • Angry Candy by Harlan Ellison (mainly for "The Region Between" and "Soft Monkey")
  • "The Man with the Blue Guitar" by Wallace Stevens
  • Meatheads, or How to DIY Without Getting Killed by Noah Wareness (which I admittedly haven't finished)
  • Man After Man: An Anthropology of the Future by Dougal Dixon (as much a piece of illustration as a piece of writing)
  • Grendel by John Gardner
  • 10 PRINT CHR$(205.5+RND(1)); : GOTO 10 by Nick Montfort, et al.
  • Collected Fictions by Jorge Luis Borges
  • To Mock a Mockingbird by Raymond Smullyan
  • Philosophical Investigations by Ludwig Wittgenstein
  • REMFS by riverrun
  • The Sirens of Titan by Kurt Vonnegut