I went back to sleep several times before voice recording this dream and so I forgot much of this detailed dream unfortunately, and so now all that I can remember of this dream is that it took place during the day at a fictional school that was partly inspired by the D… 1,212 more words
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Churchill during his service in the South African Light Horse.
IMAGE: HULTON ARCHIVE/GETTY IMAGES
Nothing in life is so exhilarating
as to be shot at without result. 215 more words
It somehow reminded me, slightly, of Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’. The parallelism, I think, could be like this: this plot may focus about inter-generational conflicts between the racist officer’s family and the colonel’s, and it may even be more interesting when ‘magical realism’ is added as an element of surprise: consider that one of the racist officer’s relatives, unexpectedly, has a monkey’s tail. 11 more words