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Suggest something to read

Post by HowardWow1997 » Fri Sep 18, 2020 2:22 pm

There is no inspiration. Suggest something to read, with a cup of tea and rain :roll:


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Re: Suggest something to read

Post by Jabberwalky » Sat Sep 19, 2020 4:17 pm

Perdido Street Station by China Mieville

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Re: Suggest something to read

Post by HowardWow1997 » Sat Sep 19, 2020 4:58 pm

desmond wrote:
Fri Sep 18, 2020 4:46 pm
https://www.amazon.com/Midi-System-Excl ... 088188586X

All the MIDI Sysex charts you can digest..! :o ;) :lol:
Do not quite understand)
And I don't think that this particular genre is compatible with the surroundings that I described)

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Re: Suggest something to read

Post by desmond » Sat Sep 19, 2020 5:38 pm

HowardWow1997 wrote:
Sat Sep 19, 2020 4:58 pm
And I don't think that this particular genre is compatible with the surroundings that I described)
I don't know what you mean. I'm pretty sure all the MIDI sysex documentation I've read was in conjunction with tea, and since I'm in the UK, also, you know, a lot of rain... :lol:

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Post by madtheory » Tue Sep 22, 2020 10:20 am

desmond wrote:
Sat Sep 19, 2020 5:38 pm
HowardWow1997 wrote:
Sat Sep 19, 2020 4:58 pm
And I don't think that this particular genre is compatible with the surroundings that I described)
I don't know what you mean. I'm pretty sure all the MIDI sysex documentation I've read was in conjunction with tea, and since I'm in the UK, also, you know, a lot of rain... :lol:
:lol:

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Re: Suggest something to read

Post by meatballfulton » Tue Sep 22, 2020 1:57 pm

Reading up on MIDI messages, including sysex, has been invaluable to me over the last three decades. Better start now, MIDI 2.0 is coming soon ;)
I listened to Hatfield and the North at Rainbow. They were very wonderful and they made my heart a prisoner.

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Post by elisecoen » Thu Sep 24, 2020 11:21 am

You would start with something short, easy to understand and meaningful. A few suggestions are

1.Of Mice and Men
2.To Kill a Mockingbird
3. A Separate Peace
4. The Great Gatsby
5.The Turn of the Screw

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Post by Ashe37 » Fri Sep 25, 2020 9:27 am

elisecoen wrote:
Thu Sep 24, 2020 11:21 am
You would start with something short, easy to understand and meaningful. A few suggestions are

1.Of Mice and Men
2.To Kill a Mockingbird
3. A Separate Peace
4. The Great Gatsby
5.The Turn of the Screw
Ah yes, the novels that turn most American high schoolers off of reading forever....

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Post by commodorejohn » Sat Sep 26, 2020 5:50 pm

A Canticle for Leibowitz.
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Re: Suggest something to read

Post by Ashe37 » Sun Oct 11, 2020 6:16 pm

Dune
The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
the I, Robot short story collection
The Shadow Over Innsmouth
20,000 Leagues Under The Sea

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Post by Virgule » Mon Oct 12, 2020 2:27 am

King James Bible

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Re: Suggest something to read

Post by nuketifromorbit » Tue Oct 13, 2020 5:00 am

commodorejohn wrote:
Sat Sep 26, 2020 5:50 pm
A Canticle for Leibowitz.
Thats a good one, I'll give it a go.

Roadside Picnic by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky

The MaddAddam trilogy by Margaret Atwood.

The Wasp Factory by Ian Banks.
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Post by commodorejohn » Tue Oct 13, 2020 3:17 pm

Oh yeah, Roadside Picnic is the goods.
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Re: Suggest something to read

Post by JohnHunter84 » Thu Oct 15, 2020 5:47 pm

1) Disappearing Earth By Julia Phillips

2) Exhalation By Ted Chiang

3) The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald

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