“The Laundromat Affair” / Memorable Fancies #1640

[“...laundromat affair” – the journals of Sylvia Plath] Our various clothes wound around each other in the hot swirling wetness. I opened the lid suddenly. The clothes lay still, ashamed to be caught, dressed, in their vulgar acts. [Click ‘Random Post’ above – be astonished] … [Read more...]

“The Inner Life” / Memorable Fancies #1632

[“I had an inner life going on all the time but wouldn’t admit it.” – Sylvia Plath] “What you see,” he told her, “is what you get. There are no hidden meanings; there’s nothing mysterious going on ‘inside’ me. “I try to emulate our robots,” he continued. “Once you’ve exercised all the code modules, read all the data, there’s nothing left to surmise, to dread ... to hope for, to be disappointed.” [Click ‘Random Post’ above – be astonished] … [Read more...]