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Friday: January 10, 2014.

Manhattan grows silent on Sunday mornings

and your name massages the insides of my chest.

(And I think of your smile.)

I don’t mind the cold anymore, 18 more words


C. Nooteboom – Rituals

It is all connected with the tea ceremony and therefore with Zen. He lives in his own Japan, our friend. What do you think of it?”

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For to know a man’s library is, in some measure, to know his mind. 

Geraldine Brooks

Happy 59th birthday, Geraldine Brooks! The Australian-born novelist is best known for March, which imagines the wartime service of the March sisters’ father in Little Women.


Your Saturday Night

If I could be one thing, just one thing, I’d want to be your Saturday night. 633 more words


J. Kerouac - Big Sur

…and all of a sudden I’m alone with a charming woman and we’re talking a blue streak sitting cross-legged facing each other on the floor in a litter of books and bottles.


A Minor Bird

I have wished a bird would fly away,
And not sing by my house all day;

Have clapped my hands at him from the door…

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Literary Quotes

Ready to fall in love.

Yesterday, all at once, the air became crisp, the wind picked up, leaves were falling, football was starting and I couldn’t help but make this lovely little print!