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Miracle Fair


Commonplace miracle: that so many commonplace miracles happen. An ordinary miracle: in the dead of night the barking of invisible dogs. One miracle out of many: a small, airy cloud yet it can block a large and heavy moon. Several … Continue reading

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Reality demands


Reality demands  we also state the following: life goes on.  It does so near Cannae and Borodino, at Kosovo Polje and Guernica.   There is a gas station  in a small plaza in Jericho,  and freshly painted  benches near Bila … Continue reading

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Objects


Inanimate objects are always correct and cannot, unfortunately, be reproached with anything. I have never observed a chair shift from one foot to another, or a bed rear on its hind legs. And tables, even when they are tired, will … Continue reading

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Our Fear


Our fear  does not wear a night shirt  does not have owl’s eyes  does not lift a casket lid  does not extinguish a candle  does not have a dead man’s face either  our fear  is a scrap of paper  found … Continue reading

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