Tag Archives: Memory

You Can’t Go Home Again? Says Who?

One need not be a Chamber — to be Haunted — One need not be a House — The Brain has Corridors — surpassing Material Place — Emily Dickinson Thomas Wolfe titled his popular autobiographical novel, You Can’t Go Home … Continue reading

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Forgetfulness: What were you saying?

Is there anyone who, like me, often finds herself in the next room, looking around wonderingly, why did I come in here anyway? Let’s put it another way, is there anyone who doesn’t often find themselves in the next room, … Continue reading

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Speak, Memory

I cannot walk through the suburbs in the solitude of the night without thinking that the night pleases us because it suppresses idle details, just as our memory does. —–Jorge Luis Borges   Vladimir Nabokov came up with this haunting … Continue reading

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