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

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in a slanting or oblique position

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There was even a mystery floor with a canted roof and oddly shaped windows creating a visual effect that nauseated the legal department staffers housed there

—p.357 by Douglas Edwards
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But every aspect of my existence has canted me in a dark space.

—p.260 Self Help (163) by Mary Karr
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3 years, 7 months ago


elderly refugees camping on the canted decks of a multi-storey car park in Dover

—p.122 Theatre of War (118) by J.G. Ballard
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someone painted the same pattern across the canted floor of the swimming pool and over the gravel in the car park

—p.101 News from the Sun (76) by J.G. Ballard
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7 months ago

Beyond the tilting fences he could see the drained swimming pools of Cocoa Beach, each a complex geometry of light and shadow, canted decks encoding the secret entrances to another dimension

—p.28 Myths of the Near Future (7) by J.G. Ballard
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I just couldn’t stop seeing my marriage except colored by our divorce, and I wrote the same pages over and over, not making stuff up, but canting the material one way, then another. At first I wrote events that cast him as perfect and me as a drunken slag. Then I wrote him as an icy WASP and myself as a tender heart.

—p.179 Major Reversals in Cherry and Lit (173) by Mary Karr
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1 year, 4 months ago