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And Then You Meet Your Angel

If Hippopotamus comes to the shore and tells you Crocodile is pregnant, will you believe him?

There are many stories we believe, and there are many more we refuse to believe because they are just lies. 1,255 more words

City Things

Unleash Your Inner Angst through a Literary Alter Ego

I have often considered it unfair that the bigwigs of the music scene can split themselves into two by virtue of a stage persona and still be taken seriously. 902 more words

WB Column

A Very Easy Death (Simone de Beauvoir)

So, a little confession to make. It’s been so long since I read The Second Sex that I don’t remember much about the style it’s written in. 1,512 more words

The Ex

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M-am născut în 9 ianuarie 1908, într-o cameră cu mobilă albă, lăcuită, care dădea spre Bulevardul Raspail. – Simone de Beauvoir, Memoriile unei fete cuminți 


An Apology

I accept the absurdity of a public apology on a blog that has an infinitesimally minute readership. One could compare the scene to a man muttering to himself on the street while passersby skirt their gaze away from him. 436 more words

Blog Stuff

The De Beauvoir Arms

Quick and lively pen sketch of this popular drinking establishment in De Beauvoir town. Deciding to be relaxed about the perspective has given the drawing plenty of movement and personality which I like a lot. 36 more words