NOVEL

DUNE BY FRANK HERBERT

Quick Review At first I was intimidated by the length but I quickly found myself wishing it were longer. One of the best science fiction novels ever written. Dune is set in the distant future amidst a feudal interstellar society in which various noble houses control planetary fiefs. Anyone who considers themselves a fan of… Continue reading DUNE BY FRANK HERBERT

PRODUCTIVE

What is Zen ?

History of Zen Zen Buddhism is a mixture of Indian Mahayana Buddhism and Taoism. It began in China, spread to Korea and Japan, and became very popular in the West from the mid 20th century. The essence of Zen is attempting to understand the meaning of life directly, without being misled by logical thought or… Continue reading What is Zen ?

NOVEL

Totto-Chan- The Little Girl At The Window

★★★★★ Quick Review It's one of the best books I have read. Truly worth reading, The narrative provides the life in Japan during World War. I relived my childhood again with this one.... Highly Recommended this Novel. This engaging series of childhood recollections tells about an ideal school in Tokyo during World War II that… Continue reading Totto-Chan- The Little Girl At The Window