Blurt!Commonplace Book

“About a week into the walk, I told an old woman about my schedule and she asked me, ‘Is this an ascetic practice?’ I laughed in the moment, but then for weeks as I walked, I turned her question over and over in my mind.” (Craig Mod, “The Glorious, Almost-Disconnected Boredom of My Walk in Japan”)

Wednesday, February 19, 2020, 8:53:06pm PDT