A cultural "omniblog" covering matters literary as well as theatrical, musical, historical, cinematic(al), etc.
Sunday, June 21, 2015
Quote of the Day (Vaclav Havel, on ‘The Tragedy of Modern Man’)
“The tragedy of modern man is not that he knows
less and less about the meaning of his own life, but that it bothers him less
and less.”—Playwright, essayist,
dissident, and first President of the Czech Republic Vaclav Havel (1936-2011), Letters to Olga: June 1979-September 1982 (1988)
I'm a librarian (no, NOT a "cybrarian" or "information scientist" or any of the other trendy terms the profession has come up with), as well as a freelance writer/researcher; my political leanings are contrarian, much to the dismay of friends on the left and right, and so I will give anyone looking for my vote exactly what they deserve -- the back of my hand