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#Haiku of the day (March 15)

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Italy – Your Vespa cuts through/ My hands wrapped around your waist/ Warm wind on my face

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#Haiku of the day (March 14)

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Daily haiku: Diversity – Flat world would be dull/ No point sharing ideas/ One flavor of love

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#Haiku of the day (March 13)

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Daily haiku: Airport – I belong no place/ Feels like I belong here/ Always in transit

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#Haiku of the day (March 12)

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Daily haiku: Solitude – Floors for solo waltz/ A love letter to yourself/ Time to read that book

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#Haiku of the day (March 11)

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Daily haiku: Loneliness – Floorboards sound like ghosts/ Spam crowds out your old e-mails/ Single bed feels big

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Reflections on a Visit to the Saxon State Museum of Archaeology

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“Through the sterile representation of ancient objects we are reminded that the non-material world was always illusion. The disenchantment that came with the enlightenment was merely a recognition of the true human condition, rather than a process that was rooted in a particular (materialist) ontology. The reduction of human history to technological evolution is the historiographical manifestation of this materialism. This narrative can be sold especially effectively in a city like Chemnitz, where ‘actually existing socialism’ has only very recently been replaced by financialised capitalism. Both ideologies reduce human history to its material dimensions.”

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