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Library of Babel

Today is the Argentinian writer, Jorge Luis Borges’, birthday (1899-1986). His work is filled with conundrums, mazes, mirrors, dreams, fantasies, illusions, surrealism, labyrinths, puzzles, mathematical permutations. He wrote about fictional writers, books, and places as if factual and real with … Continue reading

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Negotiating boundaries…

Part of JB’s art studio in the house is in half of our bedroom and has been for years. Though this is fine with me on an intellectual level, there has always been a piece of me that finds sleeping … Continue reading

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You’ll have to read the book to find out for yourself.

I learned that this is National Library Week from the librarians at school. In celebration they had coffee and sweet rolls/ bagels this morning and wine and cheese after school for faculty and staff. They were giving away books (discards), … Continue reading

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