If you ask me what I came into this life to do, I will tell you: I came to live out loud. Emile Zola

did you ever read “nana” or “therese raquin”.

“l’assommoir” or “la bete humaine” ?

fabulous, and these are just my favorites. so good, and yet so horrid.

stories uncoil in the most visceral way. he picks apart the lives of man as a butcher kills, bleeds, guts and butchers a healthy animal, thru to the swishing of the rancid water out of his yard and into the paris drains.