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The Wind Rises

Just over a year ago – 30 May 2014 – Chris and I saw The Wind Rises at the Watersmeet Cinema in Bristol. It was Miyazaki’s swansong, the last great animé film he directed at Studio Ghibli before his retirement. 305 more words

El Lissitzky, el constructor.

Hace ya un tiempo se pudo realizar un viaje espacio-temporal desde Málaga a la Rusia de la Revolución en el Museo Picasso, a través de la obra del polifacético artista… 813 more words



“An attitude of permanent indignation signifies great mental poverty. Politics compels its votaries to take that line and you can see their minds growing more and more impoverished every day, from one burst of righteous anger to the next.”

~ Paul Valery, Tel Quel

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Regarde-moi qui change

Beau ciel, vrai ciel, regarde-moi qui change!
Après tant d’orgueil, après tant d’étrange
Oisiveté, mais pleine de pouvoir,
Je m’abandonne à ce brillant espace”

– Paul Valery, Le Cimetière Marin…

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Exchange Student

Paul Valèry

“Io vissi dell’attesa di te, il mio lento cuore non era che i tuoi passi” ♡
(Paul Valèry)


Poetry's low laughters

Schopenhauer was not the first to describe puns as an especially low, almost bovine form of humor, but I shall forgive him his lateness of birth and allow him to speak the truth: 490 more words

Philosophy Of Poetry