Personal Columns

One of the first things I put to mind when I started this site was to give a personal angle to literature, reading, and writing. This is where this section, which is entirely personal columns on the literary world, comes in.

ברוכים הבאים לעולם חדש ומופלא

Welcome to a brave new world

After months of hard work, I am proud to present Writer’s Block’s new site. What’s the big deal? What is new? Which bus gets to the central station? All answers in the post below.

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Cinematic Reading

Does any film based on a book is necessarily not as good as the original? Are there books that are suitable for the transfer to the big screen and some that should be buried within their cover? And what the hell does Colin Firth has to do with it?

הגונב מגנב וגו'

Thieves in the Night

Everybody knows it. Once someone borrows one of your books, you will most likely never see it again. After a couple of weeks, you will forget about it and then it is gone.

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Reading time

On the couch, in bed, at the café, at the bar, while waiting at the doctor’s office, in the small garden by the house. For me, reading is like breathing. Sometimes even more.