Category Archives: love

Love’s Novelty / Berlin, 03.05.14

Love’s Novelty for mg. My love, you do distrust my love for it had beginning, & so bounded will have end. How could I prove the contrary, save to deny my birth, my death, & with the breath that this … Continue reading

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10 Time Management Tips to Hack Productivity

1. Work harder, not smarter We all flatter ourselves that we’re intelligent. We characterize our innate lethargy as a privilege won by our foxy wiles. “Work smarter, not harder” basically means: spend two hours on YouTube then skim your reading … Continue reading

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The paintings in ‘Amour’ (2012)

Amour is Haneke’s warmest film. Take that with as much irony as you find in it, but it seems to me a significant departure for a director whose work was hitherto primarily concerned with social dysfunction. Das weiße Band (2009) … Continue reading

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