The Taste of Tea 
 (茶の味, Cha no Aji), 2004, dir. Katsuhito Ishii.

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A one hundred year old woman reflects on her deceased husband.

Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that’s how we’ve got to live.
You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment. Fools stand on their island of opportunities and look toward another land. There is no other land; there is no other life but this.

A beach in Maldives awash in bioluminescent Phytoplankton looks like an ocean of stars.

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What if people who have anxiety are just unaccustomed to the way the world works because this is the first incarnation of their soul on the earth? And confident people are at ease with the world because they have already been incarnated multiple times and, in a sense, already know how the world works.

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Artichokes, by Yrsa Daley-Ward


Until you have been the last ones sitting in the café on the corner and she has kissed the dark rum from the rim of your glass and schooled you in the art of eating artichokes…until then, you are not yet woman. Until you put soft leaf to lip, touch tongue to flesh, bite…


Hillary Atiyeh ph. (Lyons, Oregon) — from series Collective Reveries


Hillary Atiyeh ph. (Lyons, Oregon) — from series Collective Reveries

Brooke DiDonato

'Separation #1, #2', 2014.

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