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The Rhythm of Silence is the Spring of Words

I.“…thou sweet spring for the thirsty in the desert; it is closed for those who speak there, it is open for those who keep silence there. When the silent man cometh, he findeth the spring.” A Hymn to Thoth from … Continue reading

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Flying Kites

Symbolreader will be away, taking some time off, summer vacationing, walking in nature and reading under trees. To feel most beautifully alive means to be reading something beautiful, ready always to apprehend in the flow of language the sudden flash … Continue reading

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Why We Write

A Ballad That We Do Not Perish, by Zbigniew Herbert Those who sailed at dawn but will never return left their trace on a wave– a shell fell to the bottom of the sea beautiful as lips turned to stone … Continue reading

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