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A Warmer Solitude

Solitude is independence. It had been my wish and with the years I had attained it. It was cold. Oh, cold enough! But it was also still, wonderfully still and vast like the cold stillness of space in which the stars revolve.  377 more words

Recent Paintings

Odvojite vremena za čitanje. Jeste, odlično je pogledati Teoriju velikog praska i nasmijati se, malo odmoriti od u se, na se i poda se krilatica, ali – ajmo nešto i pročitati. 299 more words

[Trans] Demian – Chương VII (I)

Chương VII – Eva

Phần I.

Biên dịch: Gf93
Biên tập: An
Minh họa: High Blood

Trong kỳ nghỉ, có một lần tôi đến thăm lại ngôi nhà mà Demian đã sống cùng mẹ nhiều năm trước đó. 9,027 more words

Translated Books

Quote of the Week

Often it is the most deserving people who cannot help loving those who destroy them.

-Hermann Hesse

Just About Anything

The Prompter Room

For Friday, June 23, 2017:

We need not fear a future elimination of the book. On the contrary, the more that certain needs for entertainment and education are satisfied through other inventions, the more the book will win back in dignity and authority. 82 more words

The Prompter Room

Suspended

I’m at it again. This unwanted feeling of monotonousness is making me numb. It occurs every year – like when something happens that make you fall into boredom’s abyss. 329 more words

Musings

Enlightenment

When he walked the Earth, what was it the Buddha understood that enabled him to stand above the stature of Man and become a Spiritual being? 299 more words

Essays