by Old Bone Machine


Somerset Maugham once wrote that in each shave lies a philosophy. I couldn’t agree more. No matter how mundane some action might appear, keep at it long enough and it becomes a contemplative, even meditative act.

What I Talk About When I Talk About Running – Haruki Murakami.

The motion of cycling and of running, their inherent repetition, are contemplative, and in their most unreserved and purest manifestations, meditative.

This I believe.

The image shows the signature of the Japanese novelist Haruki Murakami.