Tag Archives: search for meaning

There is Nothing Left

Eyes open. Again. Another day. I did not ask for this, I do not want this. The peace, the rest, the calm of sleep – shattered. Wakefulness, awareness, being there, being here. Again. The sun goes up and the sun goes down, I beat out my routine in all the bleakness and faded never-was-glory of […]

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Pynchon’s eyeball: the elusive and enticing search for meaning

Two weeks ago I posted about the color scheme of pink and green in Thomas Pynchon’s Inherent Vice (2009). So I completed┬áthat novel last week and was struck with no epiphanies. I guess that lack of an “ah-ha!” moment when I finished reading the final page should have come as no surprise. Good reading of […]

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