This Is Us

Notes on a childhood memory

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Perhaps awareness of one’s mortality is the first spark of self-loathing

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Photo: Rosmarie Wirz/Getty Images


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Photo by Craig Johnson, San Diego, CA (Wikimedia Commons)


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A lifetime of books made me who I am, for better or worse

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My dream journal was meant to record and observe, but it’s not that simple

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About

Gavin Paul

English Professor. Author of "Conspiracy of One," a small book of short stories, and “The Coward," a collection of essays. amazon.com/author/gavinpaul

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