Posts Tagged ‘ being ’

Marilyn McCabe – Writing in Mind | Solstice Literary Magazine

. . . some as yet unreached depth of emotional truth. And I am starting to think that the only way to get there is to write my way there. – Marilyn McCabe

Source: Writing, Meditation, and the Art of Looking – Solstice Literary Magazine

Hannah Arendt on Being vs. Appearing and Our Impulse for Self-Display | Brain Pickings

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Hannah Arendt by Fred Stein, 1944 (Photograph courtesy of the Fred Stein Archive)

Hannah Arendt On Appearing and Being | Brain Pickings

Two Recommendations: The Poetry of George Oppen and Larry Eigner | Sibila

 

Two Recommendations: The Poetry of George Oppen and Larry Eigner | Sibila.

Ivy League Schools Are Overrated. Send Your Kids Elsewhere. | New Republic

 

Ivy League Schools Are Overrated. Send Your Kids Elsewhere. | New Republic.

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being while female

–marlene mountain
oct 30 2013

A Room of My Own: Alienation, by Chen-ou Liu (劉鎮歐) / NeverEnding Story

A Room of My Own: Alienation

At daybreak, I wake up from a recurring dream: I ride the Mongol horse through the snowy fields deeper into the unknown world of one color.

a bowl of congee

next to a cup of coffee . . .

exile and after

Can I find out now what A thought of me? Why did L stand before I, blocking the sky on Canada Day? And what did E want to be added to? At last . . . will my being mean anything for N or for the rest of the word?

Chen-ou Liu (劉鎮歐)

Published in Diogen, September 2012

NeverEnding Story: A Room of My Own: Alienation.

The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot by Robert Macfarlane: review – Telegraph

The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot by Robert Macfarlane: review – Telegraph.