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World history on one chart

Map of Contemporaries is an excellent interactive visual that chronicles the history of the world through the lifespans of famous people. It provides a biographical account of different historical figures and through them an overview of the major events that marked their era. 47 more words


A Letter to Debussy

Bonjour Monsieur,

Just recently, I stumbled upon a playlist of your pieces on Spotify and I must say that I am very thankful for that. In this day and age, it is simply too hard to find music as divine and beautifully complex as yours. 529 more words

Dear Diary...

Movie Review: "Kings of the Road" (1975) - written and directed by Wim Wenders

This is a 1970’s road movie by New German Cinema (aka German New Wave) founder Wim Wenders (Paris Texas, Wings of Desire) starring Rüdiger Vogler, Hanns Zischler,  and Lisa Kreuzer.   200 more words


kafka on the shore — haruki murakami

All illustrations are from http://rittlerion.com/chara.html. I was online looking for illustrations after finishing this book and came across that. I think it does the characters justice pretty well. 3,738 more words