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).

report or represent in outline; foreshadow or symbolize

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A whiff of brine, a swank trestle adumbrant, Loading Only No Standing, 14th & 10th—this was Tetration’s NY HQ.

—p.67 Gut-Level Legislation, or, Redistribution (67) by Mark Greif
2 years, 8 months ago

Southern California Country adumbrates a full-fledged theory of the singular historical conditions – ranging from militarized class organization to ‘super-boosterism’ – that made possible the breakneck urbanization of Los Angeles

—p.32 Sunshine or Noir? (13) by Mike Davis
1 year ago

as the collection does not come together organically as much as adumbrate the problems Wallace was having with his third novel

—p.132 Finality: 'Not Even Close to Complete': The Many Forms of The Pale King (123) by David Hering
6 years, 1 month ago

That ex-boyfriend was Nick Land, who adumbrated, in a series of strange texts that blend the style of horror fiction with high theory, a view that became known as accelerationism

—p.171 How To Care: On Mark Fisher (167) by Phil Christman
2 months, 1 week ago

he did not know that the experience he has put me through, all those times, in all those years, is the one I’ve adumbrated, for a few hours, from time to time, just now?

—p.78 II. PITCH DARK (43) by Renata Adler
1 month, 1 week ago

Sonora Review DFW Tribute
by multiple authors

Sonora Review DFW Tribute
by multiple authors

Sonora Review DFW Tribute
by multiple authors

his adumbration of this potential "VIR"--vicious infinite regress

—p.5 Editor's Introduction (4) by Michael Sheehan
5 years, 10 months ago

he was greatly talented at describing closed worlds, and adumbrating their conventions

—p.218 George Orwell's Very English Revolution (204) by James Wood
5 years, 9 months ago

a frail memory or adumbration of some broader consensus

—p.76 by Terry Eagleton
5 years, 5 months ago

for readers of poetry or gazers at paintings or films, listeners to music, for all of us who have found there comfort and consolation and instruction, unnervings, adumbrations of meaning, echoes of intuitions we hadn’t even understood that we had

—p.343 On Teaching Poetry (341) by Robert Hass
3 years, 5 months ago