Absent Place — an April Day —

[a weekly compilation of random things] [Spring slowly breaking through the heavy blanket of cold – birds back – the first greens sprouting on the branches – dandelions spreading over in the sidewalks’ cracks – and cherry trees raving wild with blossom. Easter has welcomed us quietly – during the night – with a thin layer…

Making sugar out of light

[A weekly compilation of random things] A poem “‘The trees, good Seraphim, begin to sing at dawn about making sugar out of light’ (…)” (Rae Armantrout, ‘Traffic’. Granta, December, 5th, 2016) Arnon Grunberg on the rise of populism “(…) Voters do not pick populist parties for want of more democracy but rather the opposite. See…