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|Gregerson column: Foreign, unpossessed places|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
There’s a line from a book that’s stuck with me for some time. Invisible Cities, written by Italo Calvino, is a novel about Marco Polo’s conversations with Kublai Khan. Polo goes around Khan’s empire to bring back stories of the cities he’s conquered, lush, detailed and symbolic of the decay that Khan’s territory has actually become.
The line is at the top of page 29 in the book I’ve had for at least eight years. It’s stayed at my desk since I started working at The St. Augustine Record, a tool to humble myself whenever I think I’ve gotten this writing gig down pat.
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