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Inherent Love

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I suppose the human condition was at play

We explored a society

Our world as we live today.

With so much pain across the planet… 163 more words


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“Live the full life of the mind, exhilarated by new ideas, intoxicated by the romance of the unusual.” – Ernest Hemingway

Death to Adventure? aka Old Man and Irresponsibility

Adventure started off as a necessity, I am talking primeval concrete adventure, not corporate newspeak abstract construct. Improvisation, spontaneity, intuition, independence, risk taking, boldly pushing into the face of danger was a matter of survival. 312 more words

So, here's Thought Experiment #4

Storytelling is my obsession and my life, sure, but not all stories need to be on the list of the longest novels in the English language… 167 more words

The Blog of August 1st 2014.

I’m drawing a blank. My palms are sweating. I am shaking my head and putting my forehead into my hands, closing my eyes. This doesn’t happen very often. 964 more words


A Farewell to Arms

A Farewell to Arms

Directed by Frank Borzage

USA, 1932

Cornerhouse, 27 July 2014

A soldier falls in love with a nurse.

She had loved a boy before and then lost him – death blossoming wildly in wartime, blasting the future, giving urgency to the present moment.  108 more words

Film Review

You did not kill the fish only to keep alive and to sell for food, he thought. You killed him for pride and because you are a fisherman.

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