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The Cult of Be Happy, Don’t Worry

The science of psychology, such as it is, is catching up with the intuitions of depth psychology and the probings of literary critical theory. Depression is about to have another day. A new book by Svend Brinkmann, a psychology professor at … Continue reading

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Eight Years

Eight years ago today I quit smoking cigarettes. After 32 years of Camel no-rags, I met a woman who answered “yes” when I asked if smoking were a deal breaker. Granted, it was the first time I’d asked that question: is … Continue reading

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Great Expectations: A Journey through the History of Visionary Architecture

Actors: Oscar Niemeyer, Buckminster Fuller, Le Corbusier, Tadao Ando,Toyo Ito Director: Jesper Wachtmeister Studio: Icarus Films DVD release: 5 October 2010 Runtime: 105 minutes (1 disc) Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC, Widescreen DVD Features: Bonus film Kochuu 4.5 of 5 stars … Continue reading

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Permeable Press

A few facts (some may be made up) about Permeable Press. This is a work in progress. I founded Permeable Press in the early 1990s after having ploughed through several other press names: Comet Halley Press, which came and went … Continue reading

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