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Feb. 19, 2013 / by / 0 Comments

George Orwell Cover

George Orwell pages

“He could not remember what had happened, but he knew in his dream that in some way the lives of his mother and his sister had been sacrificed to his own. It was one of those dreams which, while retaining the characteristic dream scenery, are in continuation of one’s intellectual life, and in which one becomes aware of facts and ideas which still seem new and valuable after one is awake.… More

The Death Baby

Feb. 19, 2013 / by / 0 Comments


“I was an ice baby.

I turned to sky blue.

My tears became two glass beads.

My mouth stiffened into a dumb howl.

They say it was a dream

but I remember that hardening.


My sister at six

dreamt nightly of my death:

“The baby turned to ice.… More