I Love Haruki Murakami

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 70 People

    Pingless Pingless
    22-25, F
    Jan 8

    I Can't Even Begin To Describe How Much I Love This Man!!!!

    He is my favourite author of all time. The first book I read of his was Kafka on the Shore. That got me hooked. Then I read After Dark, a brilliant BRIlLIANT book and then it was Norwegian Wood. Then after that I read South of the Border West of the Sun. After that I read Hard...
    593virgo 593virgo
    18-21, F
    Jun 25, 2011

    I've only read "After Dark"

    so far, but that was definitely one of my favorite books!
    lamalbelle lamalbelle
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jan 3, 2015

    Norwegian Wood

    I'm just watching it.... Brilliant...
    kasha32 kasha32
    31-35, F
    Mar 29, 2013

    1970 a Sad Year Torus New Year

    After the death of Noako and the suicide of Midori i Toru Wanatabe have nothing else to do nothing else to live for but now im drowning myself in beer wine coffee cigarrettes. Who'd blame me? Walking in the the room i see a young man smoking a cigarette who looks lonely so i walk...
    mgeathers7 mgeathers7
    13-15
    Jun 24, 2009

    The Most Brilliant Author I've Ever Read

    I can't even begin to explain how much I love Murakami's books. I first found him through a literary quotes community on Livejournal. The first book I read was Norweigan Wood, then I read Kafka on the Shore, and The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle. I'm just about to start South of the...
    earth2bella earth2bella
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jan 19, 2008

    "The thing I'm most afraid of is me.

    Of not knowing what I'm going to do. Of not knowing what I'm doing right now."
    Nonotu Nonotu
    26-30, F
    Apr 15

    Wind-up Bird Tells My Own Story

    actually, as a great piece of magic-realism and kinda experimental narrative and like pretty much all great literature, i'm sure people read wind-up bird and took away an entirely different story than the one I feel like I read. But I've still told my friends that to completely...
    fsmspup fsmspup
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Dec 5, 2009

    Haruki Murakami's Lecture - 08

    Late last year, I made it to his lecture at UC Berkeley, CA. I'm a huge fan, read every single book he published in Japanese. His lecture was awesome, although I was a bit bummed that it was in English. His English was OK, but not nearly fluent that he could have gone more into...
    Sundress Sundress
    41-45
    1 Response Jun 12, 2009
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