My I Ching

Falling asleep with Finnegans Wake. Gave me hallucinations still cherish….

Irish playwright and author Samuel Beckett (1906 – 1989) at a first night performance, 25th April 1970. (Photo by Reg Lancaster/Express/Getty Images)

Samuel Beckett Reads Watt

Watt will not abate one jot but of what of…

German Grammar

After reading just three chapters, could read titles for Philosophy…

Auguste Brachet

Auguste Brachet

Got off of archive.org. Considered historically important French language book…

Dagda

Dagda, comes from proto celtic word dago-s for “good”. A fertility…

McSweeneys Top 50

A gentle littering of MOST-READ McSWEENEY’S INTERNET TENDENCY ARTICLES OF ALL-TIME…

Skunk Hour

I myself am hell; nobody’s here— only skunks, that search in the moonlight for a bite to eat…

Rouge et Noir

Soul, wilt thou toss again? By just such a hazard Hundreds have lost, indeed…

In Praise of Folly

From Wikipedia. Essay written in Latin in 1509 by Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam and…

Emile Cioran

Presently reading, and starting to take some notes. The Trouble…

Why We Gesture

Development of communication & gesture by pre-eminent expert in field,…