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An Evening In: archy and mehitabel

There was a time in the Seventies, I’m told, when this next book was quite the thing. For some reason it has fallen vastly out of favour but I have two copies – one for me and one for lending – and I’m sure I shall soon bring it back into vogue. 302 more words

An Evening In

Three Day Quote Challenge #3

Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday.

― Don Marquis

Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.

― John Lennon

If it weren’t for the last minute, nothing would get done.

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Marquis on Singer on Poverty

What’s Wrong? is grateful to Don Marquis for sharing some of his latest thoughts about Peter Singer’s work on poverty here (image: poverty).

THE RICH, THE POOR, AND PETER SINGER… 1,837 more words

Tender Machines

The image on the cover of this new collection is called ‘Panel Parrot’, and it’s a response from 13-year-old Abe Baillie to the title phrase. I wanted something that fused the childlike with the futuristic; and I love the way it manages to suggest something animal and something manufactured. 375 more words

Procrastination

Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday.

Don Marquis, “Reader’s Digest”

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