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Nostalgia is a file that removes the rough edges from the good old days.

Nostalgia is a file that removes the rough edges from the good old days.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

It should not be a surprise, even if it is not expected, if a shadow dances

It should not be a surprise, even if it is not expected, if a shadow dances among the leaves, a face appears (or seems to), even a community of phantoms from the past. Here you will find answers, questions, and a host of stories.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I see the old even as I am looking at the new--the storefronts now occupied

I see the old even as I am looking at the new--the storefronts now occupied by up-to-date boutiques and trendy retail shops. It's almost like being in two places at the same time.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I couldn't remember the last time I'd felt so wrapped up in someone that I

I couldn't remember the last time I'd felt so wrapped up in someone that I saw only him, caring not a jot what onlookers might think. I ached with nostalgia for a younger, more responsive me, who seemed to feel things more intensely.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

As to the past, I would not mind retrieving from various corners of space-t

As to the past, I would not mind retrieving from various corners of space-time certain lost comforts, such as baggy trousers and long, deep bathtubs.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

The days of my youth, as I look back on them; seem to fly away from me in a

The days of my youth, as I look back on them; seem to fly away from me in a flurry of pale repetitive scraps like those morning snow storms of used tissue paper that a train passenger sees whirling in the wake of the observation can.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

nostalgia, underlying cosmological explanation forWeak but detectable inter

nostalgia, underlying cosmological explanation forWeak but detectable interaction between two neighboring universes that are otherwise not causally connected.Manifests itself in humans as a feeling of missing a place one has never been, a place very much
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

1980's: not a time period but a state of mind.

1980's: not a time period but a state of mind.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

It marked the beginning and, of course, an end. At that moment a chapter, n

It marked the beginning and, of course, an end. At that moment a chapter, no, a whole stage of my closed. Had I known, and had there been a spare second or two, I might have allowed myself a little nostalgia.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Contrary to popular belief, the past was not more eventful than the present

Contrary to popular belief, the past was not more eventful than the present. If seems so it is because when you look backward things that happened years apart are telescoped together, and because very few of your memories come to you genuinely virgin. It
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

She had forgotten his faults as we forgetthe sorrows of our departed childh

She had forgotten his faults as we forgetthe sorrows of our departed childhood.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Ludwik Szatera was a passionate lover of nostalgia. He could never come to

Ludwik Szatera was a passionate lover of nostalgia. He could never come to terms with the eternal passage of men, objects and events. Each moment inexorably turning into the past was to him precious, invaluable, and he witnessed its passing with a sense o
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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