Tag Archives: Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Book Stains


A photo taken this morning for my SOUL STAINS article HERE.

“I feel that the souls of original writers — for the more original a writer is, the more powerful is the pressure of his projected soul — are real presences that have their dwelling inside the printed pages of the author’s books;…”
– from ‘The Inmates’ by John Cowper Powys

“Every book has a soul. The soul of the person who wrote it and of those who read it and lived and dreamed with it. Every time a book changes hands, every time someone runs his eyes down its pages, its spirit grows and strengthens.”
— from ‘The Shadow Of The Wind’ by Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Leave a comment

Filed under Uncategorized