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#Do Alien Angels Live In Trees?

PHILOSOPHERS AND ALIENS ON EMPTY STREETS Mihai ȘORA is a 103-year-old Romaian philosopher with a to-do list during lockdown, and thoughts about aliens. SORA’s idea conjures up black and white horror films of the 1950s. “Musings on how weird it would be for aliens who show up when the streets are empty: Am ieșit o…

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Timeless advice by a great poet. A few of my old favorite poets include Gerard Manley Hopkins, the modernist insurance Vice President whose name I hardly ever remember (Wallace Stevens), the lower case e.e. Cummings, the beat Charles Bukowski, and the deep dark Sylvia Plath when I’m especially happy. I see poets as great philosophers.…

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