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“The masters of…

2 Jan

“The masters of information have forgotten about poetry, where words may have a meaning quite different from what the lexicon says, where the metaphoric spark is always one jump ahead of the decoding function, where another, unforeseen reading is always possible.”
― J.M. Coetzee, Diary of a Bad Year

As good a way as any to understand the difference between the Truth of literature and the ‘truths’ of journalism.

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