September 11 and the Loss of Time

Things Hidden Have Been Revealed, and Now We’re Hurtling Toward the Finish Line

September 11, 2001, was a Tuesday. In 2021, it was a Saturday.

It is the opposite of what Ernest Hemingway called a Moveable Feast — it is a kind of Fixed Famine, which we remember on the same date each calendar year regardless of the day of the week…

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Luke Burgis

Luke Burgis

Author of “WANTING: The Power of Mimetic Desire in Everyday Life.” Find more at read.lukeburgis.com