Archive for May, 2007

A Tennis Player

Friday, May 25th, 2007

Up in the stands, Borg was being watched by Mariana Simionescu, who was keeping notes on her feelings during the match, in preparation for a book that was to be her wedding present to him. The previous night, at the Holiday Inn, she’d had a dream: “I am in Greece and Bjorn is far out to sea, and he comes back with a lot of fish. We cook the fish on the beach. Our little house is far above and you have to climb exactly 134 steps to get to it, and we eat there, on the sand, with wooden spoons, and Bjorn has never been a tennis player.”

Being John McEnroe


Friday, May 25th, 2007

Among tank-driving soldiers, apricots are taboo, by superstition. Tankers will not eat apricots, allow apricots onto their vehicles, and often will not even say the word apricot.

Patience & Greed

Thursday, May 24th, 2007



Monday, May 21st, 2007

Sleep And Death


Sunday, May 20th, 2007

Helen Fisher

Knowledge | Reason | Creativity

Sunday, May 20th, 2007

In the cosmos


Friday, May 11th, 2007

Before lunch

2    x    apple
2    x    banana
2    x    grapefruit (the juice of)
2    x    lemon (the juice of)
3    x    orange (the juice of)

My Responsibility

Tuesday, May 8th, 2007

I fill my
head with (truth
goodness and) beauty

if I can’t
find any, I
use the time
to empty it


Tuesday, May 8th, 2007

Captain Joseph Kittinger

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2007