"Voyaging through strange seas of thought, alone ..." William Wordsworth

24 August 2020

Happy Birthday, Borges


Jorge Luis Borges was born on this day in 1899.

A man sets out to draw the world. As the years go by, he peoples a space with images of provinces, kingdoms, mountains, bays, ships, islands, fishes, rooms, instruments, stars, horses, and individuals. A short time before he dies, he discovers that the patient labyrinth of lines traces the lineaments of his own face.

Jorge Luis Borges

Infinity According to Jorge Luis Borges ...

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