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Diminished

“No man is an island Entire of itself Every man is a piece of the continent A part of the main If a clod be washed away by the sea Europe is the less As well as if a promontory … Continue reading

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Fool’s Odyssey 21

To read Fool’s Odyssey from the beginning, click here. Chapter Six: Bread Upon the Water Previously: Disenchanted with his life of radical idealism in Barcelona, The Fool resumed his wanderings.  (Note: This post is dedicated to the memory of all who … Continue reading

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Fool’s Odyssey 9

To read Fool’s Odyssey from the beginning, click here. Chapter Two: My Life of Happy Materialism in London (Continued) Previously: The Fool’s life of gleeful consumption ran out of steam before it even began. ↔ I woke up at three in … Continue reading

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Fool’s Odyssey 8

To read Fool’s Odyssey from the beginning, click here. Chapter Two: My Life of Happy Materialism in London (Continued) Ah, London was so sweet. I came to love her grinning granite Belshazzars and unicorns and horns-o-plenty carved in stone on … Continue reading

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Fool’s Odyssey 7

To read Fool’s Odyssey from the beginning, click here. Chapter Two: My Life of Happy Materialism in London Previously: The Fool decided to abandon his search for meaning and embrace material gratification. For the world is in their hearts and … Continue reading

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Fool’s Odyssey 6

To read Fool’s Odyssey from the beginning, click here. Chapter One: April Fool’s Day (Continued) Previously: Newly arrived and oldly lost, the Fool spent a fitful night in a London B & B. Is it morning? No. Sleep. Is it … Continue reading

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Fool’s Odyssey 4

To read Fool’s Odyssey from the beginning, click here. Chapter One: April Fool’s Day (Continued) There’s time to think on a plane. That’s an understatement. There’s time to grow old on a plane. To change your karma. Take up knitting. … Continue reading

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