Sharopnikel


Posted on August 20th, by JasonEricBell in Blog. No Comments

Shut-up—nik—el.

Shostakovich and Dvorak make The Year of the Death of Ricardo Reis easier to read, I don’t know why. Maybe it’s the novel’s rhythm, a drowsy pulse of commas, that begs a counterpoint. Also enjoying Music for 18 Musicians. 

I tried it with Dr. Funkenstein, no luck.

Took my first steps yesterday. Strange to feel the ground again beneath my soles.

 





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