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It is the fragrant lack of practicality that makes high-heeled shoes so fascinating: in terms of static mechanics they induce a so ...
Human visual perception is a far more complex and selective process than that by which a film records. Nevertheless the camera len ...
The human body is not a thing or substance, given, but a continuous creation. The human body is an energy system ... which is neve ...
from above, thin squeaks of radio static,
The captured fume of space foams in our ears--
The discovery is, of course, that "man" and "woman" are fictions, caricatures, cultural constructs. As models they are reductive, ...
The sun, the hero of every day, the impersonal old man that beams as brightly on death as on birth, came up every morning and race ...
The dangers of mass culture are much easier to define than the ideals. The foremost one, which may negate all the ideals, is an ov ...
Knowledge about yourself binds, weighs, ties you down; there is no freedom to move, and you act and move within the limits of that ...
It was your severed image that grew sweeter,
That floated, wing-stiff, focused in the sun
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Yet still the miracles
Exhume in each face
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