Pick of the day
Posted by Truth42 on Fri, 03 Jul 2015
This image was sent to me out of the blue the other day by my mother via Facebook Messenger. It seemed somehow incongruous that a snapshot from a bygone age would arrive in such a thoroughly modern manner. Still. I suppose that we've all got pictures like this in dusty biscuit tins somewhere at the bottom of cupboards. But given the events of the last few years this one struck a deep resounding chord with me.
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Posted by socialeaf on Fri, 15 May 2015On the gritty wall askew in sultry disrepair, hangs Hokusai’s Great Wave. Almost a window once perhaps, this place has won it over. Below on crumpled sheets, she cradles him like a cello
having fed him a teaspoon of sin. Pallid tenderness he weeps he knows. She sees and lets him go. Read more