Porous = having minute interstices through which liquid or air may pass. “Make your ego porous. Will is of little importance, complaining is nothing, fame is nothing. Openness, patience, receptivity, solitude is everything.” – Rainer Maria Rilke Art by Vladimir…
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Eccentric = unconventional and slightly strange. “Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.” – Bertrand Russell Art by Michael Cheval.
Lurk = to wait or move in a secret way so that you cannot be seen. “You must write every single day of your life… You must lurk in libraries and climb the stacks like ladders to sniff books like perfumes…
I am a forest, and a night of dark trees: but he who is not afraid of my darkness, will find banks full of roses under my cypresses. –Friederich Nietzsche I am a cloud, and a siege of tornadoes: but…
Hermit = a person living in solitude, recluse. “Consciousness is a born hermit.” – George Santayana Art by Tim White.
“A philosopher once asked, “Are we human because we gaze at the stars, or do we gaze at them because we are human?” Pointless, really…”Do the stars gaze back?” Now that’s a question.” – Neil Gaiman Yes, they do. When…
Foretell = to tell beforehand, to predict. “The moon is dark, and the gods dance in the night; there is terror in the sky, for upon the moon hath sunk an eclipse foretold in no books of men or of earth’s…
Exhilarated = make (someone) feel very happy, animated, or elated. “Live the full life of the mind, exhilarated by new ideas, intoxicated by the Romance of the unusual.” ― Ernest Hemingway Art by Charles Courtney Curran.
One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star. –Friedrich Nietzsche Art by Kinuko Y Craft.
Horned = crescent-shaped (literary); furnished with a horn or horns. “Our dreams are a second life. I have never been able to penetrate without a shudder those ivory or horned gates which separate us from the invisible world.” – Gerard…