Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading. Currently can only be used by a single user (myself), but I plan to extend it to support multiple users eventually.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

hew (en)

(verb) to cut with blows of a heavy cutting instrument / (verb) to fell by blows of an ax / (verb) to give form or shape to with or as if with heavy cutting blows / (verb) to make cutting blows / (verb) conform adhere / (abbreviation) Department of Health, Education, and Welfare / (verb) to hew (as timber) coarsely without smoothing or finishing / (verb) to form crudely

Highlighted phrases


the way this state was historically hewn out of the wilderness

—p.42 Come to Work (33) by Jeffrey Severs
2 years, 2 months ago

Wallace's IRS heroes hew toward transcendence through immanence, down in their holes

—p.226 E Pluribus Unum (198) by Jeffrey Severs
2 years, 2 months ago

They were hewing out of the mountain of white supremacy the stone of their individuality.

—p.85 Down At The Cross (19) by James Baldwin
7 months, 3 weeks ago