Most of his books are mysterious and enigmatic to me

Jan 15, 2021,14:19 PM
 

.. but Hard Boiled especially. It's the one where the chapters go back and forth between the 'real' world of Tokyo and the dream state, including the protagonist's shadow. There is an intersection of these worlds at the end, but it's hard to know what it all means.

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Happy birthday Haruki Murakami!!

 
 By: Handwound : January 12th, 2021-14:28
My favorite writer ever. He wrote about a vintage Heuer in one of his novels. But I enjoyed a story of his the other day with this vintage Rolex ...  

Love Murakami also

 
 By: JohnFM : January 12th, 2021-15:26
So many great books, with a few more to read.

I’ve thought the same thing

 
 By: JohnFM : January 14th, 2021-00:22
Don’t want to rush through them — too good. You’ll have to explain Hard Boiled Wonderland to me someday!

Most of his books are mysterious and enigmatic to me

 
 By: JohnFM : January 15th, 2021-14:19
.. but Hard Boiled especially. It's the one where the chapters go back and forth between the 'real' world of Tokyo and the dream state, including the protagonist's shadow. There is an intersection of these worlds at the end, but it's hard to know what it ... 

Love Murakami. A great escape.

 
 By: Jay (Eire) : January 12th, 2021-15:37

That’s it exactly.

 
 By: JohnFM : January 14th, 2021-00:23
Always questions, then even more questions.

Love that strap!

 
 By: NautNut : January 12th, 2021-16:32
Where did you get it if I may ask?

Thank you.

 
 By: NautNut : January 13th, 2021-07:14

Great watch , GREATER READ

 
 By: danielsyoga : January 12th, 2021-16:41
IVE READ IQ84, WINDUP BIRD CHRONICLE, NORWEDGIAN WOOD , Hard boiled wonderland, the sheep story, forgot name .......have not read this one

Its yrr Watch that spurred me on

 
 By: danielsyoga : January 12th, 2021-16:49
I think i’m going to order memories of my melancholy whores

A wild sheep chase

 
 By: Ruffian : January 12th, 2021-18:19
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AAAAAh yes, that one

 
 By: danielsyoga : January 13th, 2021-18:50
read that some years ago , THX

I remember the vintage Heuer...

 
 By: Ruffian : January 12th, 2021-18:29
...That was in Colorless Tzukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage. What I find interesting is he said he realized he could write novels during a baseball game. And there always seems to be a young girl who gets a mental illness and commits suicide in hi...