He knew what he knew: that the real world was full of magic, so magical worls could easily be real.
Meanwhile, it seems, the world is suffering from compassion fatigue,
I do not need the idea of God to explain the world I live in.
A poet's work is to name the unnameable, to point at frauds, to take sides, start arguments, shape the world, and stop it going to sleep.
Writers and politicians are natural rivals. Both groups try to make the world in their own images; they fight for the same territory.
A book is a version of the world. If you do not like it, ignore it; or offer your own version in return.
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