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Daemon
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Jorge Luis Borges (1899)

Borges was an Argentine poet, essayist, and short-story writer. Much of his work is rich in fantasy and metaphorical allegory, including the story collection Ficciones, which won him an international following. In the 1920s, Borges was afflicted by a worsening hereditary blindness and was totally blind by the mid-1950s. Forced to abandon the writing of long texts, he began dictating his works. What literary movement is Borges credited with establishing in South America? More...
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I found his Ficciones dry, I just couldn't get into it, yet I love the magical realism of Gabriel García Márquez. Happy Birthday, Señor Borges!

When you make an assumption, you make an ass of u & umption! - NeuroticHellFem
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THE BLIND CAN DO MORE. SO,IF YOU ASSUME YOU MAKE A ASS OF U AND ME!
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Happy Birthday, Borges! My Beloved Writer!!


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