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IN PURSUIT OF WISDOM AND BEAUTY

We’re inspired by provocative language that has stood the test of time, poetry that captures the beauty of the human experience, and philosophy that drives us to examine and re-examine. We aim to create art and thoughtfully designed goods and gifts that prompt conversations and bring aesthetic joy to everyday objects.

THERE IS PLEASURE IN THE PATHLESS WOODS, RAPTURE ON THE LONELY SHORE...

Hand poured candle inspired by Byron || Birch, Cyprus, Tonka Bean

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LITERARY LINKS & BOOKISH BITS

A Lovesong

29 Aug, 2017

A Lovesong

"A solitary man wanders the streets of a city, restless with indecision. As he tumbles down a rabbit hole of seedy dive bars, half deserted streets and shots of whiskey, time fractures – and it seems he might be destined to walk these streets forever.
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Memorize That Poem

29 Aug, 2017

Memorize That Poem

"It’s time for us to show we care about words again, to rebuild our connection to a human civilization so much broader than our Twitter feeds."
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