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HALL OF MENTAL CULTIVATION – ORIGINS
hall of mental cultivation
The Hall of Mental Cultivation is part of Beijing’s Forbidden City. Emperors of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1912) lived, worked, read and worshiped there….which is basically what I do in my home office, on a much less grand scale. But I love the name.

READING NOW:
John Steinbeck’s East of Eden Letters, a Journey of a Novel. I can’t believe I found this book: Steinbeck’s letters to his friend and editor during the writing of East of Eden.

LISTENING TO:
The Teskey Brothers and White Zombie.