Monthly Archives: May 2016

The First Score: A Lullaby for You – La Corda D’Oro , Part 1

    When I started this blog in 2013, I had the thought that I’d try to avoid books based on TV shows and video games, but after reading My Girlfriend is a Nine-Tailed Fox last year, I’ve decided to … Continue reading

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The Grass Which He Reaps For His Pillow Reaps No Dreams – Tale of Genji, Part 2

This post is part two of this year’s main Literati Corner series focusing on the mammoth Japanese classic novel, The Tale of Genji, by Murasaki Shibiku.  It covers chapters 10 through 21.  Reading assignments and study questions can be found … Continue reading

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Battle at the Southern Outpost – Dragon War in the Wilderness, Part 5

This time I will wrap up our series on Yi Huang’s Dragon War in the Wilderness (黃易的“龍戰在野”) by reviewing a short portion of volume 2.  Our story arc with the Turkish army appearing at the southern outpost in the Tianshan … Continue reading

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The Southern Outpost at Tianshan – Dragon War in the Wilderness, Part 4

This time I will finish volume 1 of Yi Huang’s Dragon War in the Wilderness (黃易的“龍戰在野”).  We pick up where we left off with Longying fighting Can Shichan’s men in a snowy forest.  Longying nearly wipes out the whole group … Continue reading

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