Solitude of a Night in Prague

If you are not familiar with the work of Randall Collis, please do yourself a favor and read through this post.

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I’ve never welcomed the darkness as much as tonight. The isolation clears my head; this solitude of nothingness, paraphrasing the philosophy of the Dao de Jing, …holds everything.

Such silence is rare here on the streets of one of Europe’s oldest cities, where in the daytime each passing second arrives quicker than the last. At this hour, however, time essentially stands still.

The shadow of night creeps through my body, its blackness cloaking my soul to reveal a calmness lacking the past few months.  The lights, blinding during the day, become relief at this hour.  An hour of perception.  An hour of contrast, of paradox.

All encasing a world I seldom visit; deep into the night where elegance and vulgarity sit side-by-side on a curb, fused together through their unique naïveté by the darkness that surrounds.

The grace and coarseness of their melody illuminates who I was, who…

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Author: Léa

A wanderer who has found home and herself in the South of France.

4 thoughts on “Solitude of a Night in Prague”

      1. For the rest of my journey, my address will remain here in Paradise. There are two blogs I have that I can, and will (If it is in France) reblog you on. I believe you follow one. The third blog that comes from this house is written by my two felines and strictly about cats. Of course if a cat was in your photo… On that blog, I am merely the typist. 😉 I also contribute to a much larger blog about cats. Inbetween it all, I focus on my book and life here.

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