The picture above was taken by a dear friend, the American poet Debra Kang Dean (please do not use it without permission). I met Debra three years before, when I went to Walden to work with his late husband Brad, a great Thoreau scholar. Once we spent hours tracking this quotation: "Some men go fishing all their lives without ever realizing it's not fish they are after." We concluded that Thoreau never wrote it, but si non è vero...
Thursday, May 21, 2015
Dos opiniones (no necesariamente contradictorias) sobre el carácter islandés
"Mientras asciende Alexander piensa que Islandia es un lugar muy hermoso donde nadie tiene miedo de nada. Él. en cambio, está muy asustado…" (p. 145)
Nicola Lecca (trad. Patricia orts)
Hotel Borg (Pre-Textos, 2009)