learning about life is mad consuming. It takes super human effort. It takes a lifetime even. Takes mad courage to keep optimistic. Takes a special kind of madness to remain sane in this Armageddon. Whatever will come will surely come. The hearts of men grow darker. It’s how it is. Might as well disappear into what you do best. I continue to write as I explore this city. Found a basketball court across the way. Ran some laps on the court to pump my poet’s blood. Blood rush for the rest of the day you feel me. The library was closed so we stayed in the sun. started another speculative piece of fiction while I joined stranded literati.