Comforting thought: Night is the original place where we all come from

Book Review: Flights by Olga Tokarczuk night

“Then you realize: night gives the world back its natural, original appearance, without suger-coating it; day is a flight of fancy, light a slight exception, an oversight, a disruption of the order. The world in fact is dark, almost black. Motionless and cold.”
― Olga Tokarczuk, Flights

Extracted from Flights by Olga Tokarczuk

A darkly funny, quirky and insightful book that combines compelling short stories of wanderers and voyagers, with personal anecdotes and philosophical forays. Read my review

Book Review: Flights by Olga Tokarczuk

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