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Lines I Wish I Had Written: Eat Pray Love

Posted Aug 16th 2010, 12:32 PM

Okay, so this is like, what, the third shout-out in as many weeks to reader Victor, but his combox quip in my NCRegister.com review of Eat Pray Love deserves the widest possible audience. Victor writes:

I guess what’s a little distressing, as you note, is the sheer number of books and movies of this type (reveling in the pleasures of body and yet so wholly dismissive of what the body really means) … perhaps we should start calling this genre “Gnosh-tic Literature” or something.

Oh. Yeah. Gnosh-tic lit it is. Rock on, Victor!

Tags: Lines I Wish I Had Written, Oddments & Humor

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