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Quote for the Day: Milan Kundera on toilets

Toilets in modern water closets rise up from the floor like water lilies. The architect does all he can to make the body forget how paltry it is, and to make man ignore what happens to his intestinal wastes after … Continue reading

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Leaving New Orleans

An alley leads out of my sister’s courtyard to a door that opens on Chartres St in the French Quarter. I stayed in her place while I was attending American Library Association’s annual conference. I neglected to take pictures while … Continue reading

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