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After having a dream I was going to miss my flight, I woke up at 7:30am on Wednesday the 4th November.
I headed off to the airport extra early, mainly because I had nothing better to do, to find out once I arrived that check in started at 10am. 2,172 more words


Pablo Neruda: "If You Forget Me"

If You Forget Me

I want you to know
one thing. You know how it is:
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Paul Weinfield

"I do not love you as if you were salt - ..."

“Sonnet XVII

I do not love you as if you were salt-rose, or topaz,
or the arrow of carnations the fire shoots off.
I love you as certain dark things are to be loved,

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Still Another Day: I, by Pablo Neruda

translated by William O’Daly

Today is that day, the day that carried
a desperate light that since has died.
Don’t let the squatters know:
let’s keep it all between us, 136 more words


Not So Wordless Wednesday

Don’t leave me, even for an hour, because
then the little drops of anguish will all run together,
the smoke that roams looking for a home will drift…

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Pêcher la lumière / Fishing for light

“Asseyons-nous sur la margelle du puits obscur et, patiemment, pêchons la lumière qui y est tombée.”

“We need to sit on the rim of the well of darkness and fish for fallen light with patience.” 16 more words

The Call / L'appel

Pablo Neruda

Puedo escribir los versos más tristes esta noche.
Escribir, por ejemplo: «La noche está estrellada,
y tiritan, azules, los astros, a lo lejos.»

El viento de la noche gira en el cielo y canta. 269 more words