Category Simple reviews

La La Land (2016)

A lovely tribute to Los Angeles–and one by one it touched upon the places that we walked together, the scenes that we have seen together, the 110 and the Grand Central Market and the lighted bridge by Pasadena and the sunset by the a pier in Santa Monica (well, apparently Hermosa beach, but with the same […]

David Herbert Lawrence. (1928). Lady Chatterley’s Lover.

Tevershall pit-bank was burning, had been burning for years, and it would cost thousands to put it out. So it had to burn. And when the wind was that way, which was often, the house was full of the stench of this sulphurous combustion of the earth’s excrement. Time went on. Whatever happened, nothing happened, […]

Hermann Hesse. (1922). Siddhartha.

We are not going around in circles, we are moving up, the circle is a spiral, we have already ascended many a level. “When someone reads a text, wants to discover its meaning, he will not scorn the symbols and letters and call them deceptions, coincidence, and worthless hull, but he will read them, he […]