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Endless Poetry (2016)

 I am the man you will be. You are the man I was. You devoted yourself to poetry and I do not regret it.

— What will I achieve? 93 palabras más

Film

'The Holy Mountain' 1973

A Christlike figure wanders through bizarre, grotesque scenarios filled with religious and sacrilegious imagery. He meets a mystical guide who introduces him to seven wealthy and powerful people, each representing a planet in the Solar system. 151 palabras más

Adventure

Endless Poetry

So the first Alejandro Jodorowsky movie I’d ever seen was The Dance of Reality, which completely blew me away. It was magical realism employed to make emotional, if not rational, sense while telling the tale of the filmmaker’s childhood under an extremely rigid, macho father, and then the story of the father being brought low after going off to serve the dictator he admires. 266 palabras más

Reviews

Review: The Metabarons Vol. 1

Legacy is a word that carries weight like no other when it comes to talking about family. As legacy usually has something to do with your family name and how you represent it, either carries weight or not. 367 palabras más

चेतावनी और प्रश्नपत्र : निकानोर पार्रा

नेरुदा एक कवि के रूप में  स्थापित हो चुके थे और मेधा से लैस भी थे, तभी उन्हें भान हुआ कि पाठक-श्रोता के रूप में उन्हें एक बड़ी जनता मिल सकती है, इसलिए वे कम्युनिस्ट हो गए. 17 palabras más

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Moving pictures 2017, #41

It has occurred to me I should perhaps start a separate blogs for films, but then this blog would be be tumbleweeds all the time, so I don’t think I will. 2.229 palabras más

Films

Endless Poetry (Poesía sin fin)

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When I was a young man, half my life ago now, I read a book by Tim O’Brien called, “The Things They Carried.” In it, he had a chapter called, “How to write a true war story,” in which he explained that telling the “truth” sometimes meant making things up. 346 palabras más

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