Kevan Pooler

Creative Writer on The Meaning of Life and the Sex that started it.

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… and how the young friar cracked it.

Narziss and Goldmund it’s not. Hermann Hesse’s hero and alter-ego, Narziss, leaves the Monastery and leads a totally dissolute and debauched life in medieval times. All does not go well. There is a nice cross relationship with “Apple?” where the Grumpies discuss at one point the Syphilitic plague caused by Columbus’s men. In my cracking …

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