Quote of the day – The Color Purple.

  "I think us (we) here to wonder. To wonder. To ast (ask). And that in wondering bout the big things and asting (asking) bout the big things, you learn about the little ones, almost by accident. But you never know nothing more about the big things than you start out with. The more I … Continue reading Quote of the day – The Color Purple.

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Tokyo Cancelled – Ranadas Gupta

Thirteen passengers are stranded at an airport. Tokyo, their destination, is covered in snow and all flights are cancelled. To pass the night they form a huddle by the silent baggage carousels and tell one another stories. Thus begins Rana Dasgupta's Canterbury Tales for our times. In the spirit of Borges and Calvino, Dasgupta's writing … Continue reading Tokyo Cancelled – Ranadas Gupta

Quote of the day

- Painting by Pablo Picasso. "The first betrayal is irreparable. It calls forth a chain of reaction of further betrayals, each of which takes us farther and farther away from the point of our original betrayal." - Milan Kundera, The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1984)