Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul.
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The Secret Life of the Senses

The Secret Life of the Senses

Aug 16, 2015-- Our senses provide us with our etchings of reality, various fabrics we draw together to create a semblance of what is real. And yet, how different is the world to a bird, or to a bee, who perceives the world in ultraviolet? Diane Ackerman charts the history of our senses, and explores the mystery of these peculiar messengers, who together weave what is from what could be. (5379 reads)


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