Gustav Klimt's studio in Hietzing, Vienna, c.1918 and 2013 (after restoration).

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Posted 5 months ago


You know it’s spring when, just after sunset, the refrigerator constellation rises in the western sky.

(But seriously, remember that our perspective on the stars is at the same time wonderfully unique but not at all special, and the stellar stories that we write are products not only of our imaginations, but also our brain’s relentless desire to recognize patterns in random assortments of far away dots)

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Posted 6 months ago


“When we parted, on the Boulevard du Montparnasse, I leaned over to give her a kiss on the cheek. ‘If you do find paradise,’ she said, turning to leave, ‘send me a grape.’”

Adam Leith Gollner remembers family friend Mavis Gallant.

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