i am reading Salamander by Thomas Wharton. the book is brilliant in the same shining manner as Winter’s Tale by Mark Helprin. at the same time, i am reading about a letterpress being assembled and placed on a caricature of a boat and sailing around the mediterranean printing books, i am actually assembling and setting up a letterpress-the press and type bought by the Prince Rupert Times in 1901.
and here are the lines to ponder
“everything in the world is really a word, a thought thinking itself in God’s mind”