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“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?”
“That depends a good deal on where you want to get to.” 1,559 more words

Early Sartre plays (in reverse chronological order)

I don’t know why I wanted to reread Sartre’s long 1948 play “Dirty Hands.” It’s a lot better than Malaparte’s Kaputt, but that is very faint praise. 509 more words

Scientia Sacra - Writing and tradition

Béla  Hamvas

1. Curiously, the increasing confusion that manifests itself in critical viewpoints is accompanied with increasing clarity. The solution didn’t come from where it had been most expected, assumed or researched. 6,447 more words


The Courts from Above Ground

Can you hear the Jury grumbling as they take their seats?

The Judge cracks open the session with his bulletined order of events.

Like a tombstone of structured emotion, the prosecution states their case with a cackle of arrogance and bitter assumption. 356 more words


Edgy title for an inconsequential sequence of letters on a screen

We were watching a movie called The Doom Generation (I recommend it), which reminded me of something from my past.

My mom was briefly married and so I had a sort of step father for a while. 1,114 more words

The Adventures Of Gergy Gunpit

The man was found waylaid in an exclusively gay part of town, the streets of which were crawling. He was tagging along with somebody who was on their beat. 1,270 more words