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Possibilities

Nathanial Hawthorne said ‘easy reading is damn hard writing’, and at first glance the Nobel Prize winner Wisława Szymborska’s (2 July 1923 – 1 February 2012) poem ‘Possibilities’ is just a list of predilections. But in this laundry list lies the galaxy of what makes a person, and Szymborska illuminates everyday choices and core beliefs to contribute […]