Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

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doyenne

Dawn Powell, the doyenne of oft-rediscovered authors, finally made it into the Library of America in 2001

—p.vii Introduction (vii) missing author
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lagniappe

Maybe lasting love is a rare evolutionary lagniappe.

—p.129 by Annie Dillard
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hierophant

Was romance hierophany, or some fowler’s snare that yanked a culture by the toe?

—p.128 by Annie Dillard
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apostate

unless the premise—that there is such a thing as love, and it recurs—was false, so that apostasy was really a lapse into truth, like Galileo’s.

—p.128 by Annie Dillard
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lucent

Their minds grew lucent as gels.

—p.125 by Annie Dillard
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