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Asian cultures are often much more tolerant of the misdeeds of their children up until their twenties. Not because the scenes were too much for me, but rather it reminded me too much of a part of myself I am no longer in touch with, a past that I do not regret, but a past that sometimes I want forgotten. Like the wave-filled foggy horizon of the sea, like a woman’s white arm, a gentle curve.

I dreaded having to go on break and read more of this book, and did internal backflips when I noticed the trabsparente new Harpers just went on sale before I went on break and saw there was a new DFW Soundtrack for this review Do you want to know what I don’t give a shit about?

There is a lack of soul, not in the religious sense because that is all silly nonsense as if my life force can be bartered withbut in the lack of substance in these characters.

Azul Casi Transparente by Murakami, Ryu

It had a ‘hard not to notice’ scent of Bret Easton Ellis and Burroughs in it, constantly chasing the reader. The novel is all but plotless, but the raw and often violent prose takes us on a rollercoaster ride through reality and hallucination, highs and lows, in which the characters and their experiences come vividly to life.


I bring out those mechanical claws so that I can see once again the literary uses of bodily juices — semen, vomit, blood, and bile of different colors, purple, brown, green Half of the book was random sex scenes of any kind, even group sex, which is completely fine but it was vain.

No matter how much they want to find succour in one another they will never be able to change their character which is seriously lacking stability. To imagine a decadence I never experienced The red shell crunched between her teeth, she pulled out the white meat with her hands. But, for a first effort, pretty good, if gross and un-engrossing for the middle-aged reader like me.

Oct 20, Jasmine rated it really liked it Shelves: I dreaded having to go on break and read more of mirakami book, and did internal backflips when I noticed the a new Harpers just went on sale before I went on break and saw there was a new DFW story in it. Soundtrack for this review Do you want to know what I don’t give a shit about? To ask other readers questions about Almost Transparent Blueplease sign up.

I doubt that this was a stream of consciousness. As the first half orgy ends the book becomes an easier read, I found myself enjoying it a lot more, if you can call a novel that features random acts of violence, suicide attempts, copious amounts trnasparente illegal and hallucinogenic substances and rambling incoherent thoughts enjoyable.

Azul Casi Transparente

I literally pissed myself. With each generation more humanity is lost. That’s why I want to count here some of the facts that prevented traansparente from thinking the same after finishing it. Which is kind of a boring subject. The book offers a couple easy ways to interpret it through an appended paragraph at the very end, murakaml I get the feeling more is moving beneath the surface.


In other words, such extreme excess that you can’t help but approach them with a mixture of sick curiosity and nearly overwhelming trepidation.

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Ryu is telling a story. There isn’t even any kind of cultural difference because it’s all part of the universal culture of idiocy. They don’t want you looking at them, but they do everything they can to insure that you are watching.

I found the writing to be blah to be fair, I think it is the translationthe type to be a bit too small and the font to be faintly illegible. I wanted to take in the greased, shiny bodies of the black men and rock them inside me. Nov 11, Elizabeth rated it liked it Shelves: I’m not sure bile comes in that color. I rarely participate in two out of these three activities, so for me the book was of limited utility.

The fragment of glass with the blood on its edge, as it soaked up the dawn air, was almost transparent. Have they made their leap into conformity?

If you wish to see more of my most recent book and movie reviews, visit ttansparente It’s the final ten pages or so that puts all of this near-plotless story into a tightly structured end, with some hope and reassuring importance. The screen play was worked on by director Jordan Galland.