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My Feelings: Poems
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"In Narratology, Mieke Bal argues that a narrative text can be divided into three layers: the fabula (elements, or series of events), the story (aspects, e.g. ordering, point of view), and the text (words). At each level there is an agent: fabula (..." Read more of this review »
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“I trust it will be believed that an explorer may be an imaginative as well as a practical creature. ”
Ernest Giles, Australia Twice Traversed

Samuel Beckett
“The tears of the world are a constant quantity. For each one who begins to weep somewhere else another stops. The same is true of the laugh. Let us not then speak ill of our generation, it is not any unhappier than its predecessors.”
Samuel Beckett, Waiting for Godot

“I grow weird in the field”
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Jim Harrison
“The world that used to nurse us
now keeps shouting inane instructions.
That's why I ran to the woods.”
Jim Harrison, Songs of Unreason

Frank Zappa
“Modern Americans behave as if intelligence were some sort of hideous deformity.”
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