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Old Secret

October 3, 2013


Like a fire that produces ashes but in the sift that you don’t think about midway through its burn, is it a secret with the old that as they get older the imaginary nature of their being, the ashes,¬†becomes more obvious to them?

Islands in exile

October 1, 2013


Literature is the imaginary island that we are in the habit of constantly leaving, to go elsewhere; it is lived in without the space it inhabits ever being occupied.  It is left without first being entered.  What do I remember of where not reading took me?