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Rereading John Berger: Here Is Where We Meet

The news of John Berger’s death in January encouraged me to read some of his books again. One of my favourites has always been Here Is Where We Meet… 2,671 more words

Literature

Oldest Known Cave Paintings in Werner Herzog's 'Cave of Forgotten Dreams'

Directed by Werner Herzog in 2010, Cave of Forgotten Dreams is a unique documentary about the Chauvet Cave in southern France, which has the oldest known cave paintings (with some being about 32,000 years old).   128 more words

WHEN WE MET TODAY (A hypnagogic image)

We were lions together

Once standing erect

Dredlockian manes of singed gold

Mingled in the sooty sunlight

Front paws entwined

Walking upright as one

Never to be separated… 37 more words

Poetry