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interesting character names

Working in a pharmacy, I come across a lot of different patients. Sometimes, these patients have interesting names, and if you can dissociate them from the actual person – or, better yet, if you’ve never seen the person before – then it can be kind of fun to imagine what they’d be like as a person. 593 altre parole



In the name of Allah, the merciful, the beneficent.

It’s not fair, Lord. I want to praise you and thank you for the joy and ecstasy I feel when I come. 1.151 altre parole


thee i adore

one of my favorite translations of “Thee I Adore” by Charles Baudelaire, from Les Fleurs du Mal (The Flowers of Evil)

source: Baudelaire Rimbaud Verlaine: Selected Verse and Prose Poems… 105 altre parole


Para uma história dos efeitos das drogas: recordatória

Neste texto, passamos em revista as transformações históricas que o uso de substâncias com efeitos psicotrópicos sofreu ao longo dos tempos. Para isso, chamamos a atenção para um processo de mercantilização e manuseamento químico das substâncias que decorreu nos séculos XVIII e XIX. 98 altre parole

Artigos De Psicologia & Afins

Je suis comme le roi d'un pays pluvieux,

One of the commenters on this blog remarked that you can’t go wrong with a poem by Baudelaire – he was truly a poet for all moods, all seasons, all ages, a master of words, structure, technique and feeling. 349 altre parole

Cat poetry

Remembering our recently departed and beloved cat … and Mark Twain’s quote is hitting home:  “A home without a cat — and a well-fed, well-petted and properly revered cat — may be a perfect home, perhaps, but how can it prove title.” 259 altre parole


In the name of Allah, the merciful, the beneficent.

Earth water air fire, the four basic forces recognized by our most primitive ancestors (if we accept the conjectures (narratives) devised by the anthropologists). 1.159 altre parole