from My Struggle, Book 4 by Karl Ove Knausgaard


Something about the light or perhaps the cool draft I felt in the air, somehow beneath what the sun heated up, so typical of August, evoked the atmospheres I recognized from when I started school after the holidays: the excitement, the anticipation, the perhaps-something-fantastic-is-going-to-happen-this-year? p 53


August the Album

From the back cover ~ With jigs and reels, to lullabies, dirges and poppy dance tunes perfect for cracking up in your car with the windows down—this varied collection features an eclectic grouping of voices and instruments. Put this on for any mood, there’s something here for everyone.


Side 1

Song 1 Endlessly Waiting for Approval

Song 2 North: Picking up the Boy

Song 3 Dinner and a Circus Show

Song 4  Nothing Tastes as Sweet as Ice Cream

Song 5 South: Taking Him Back

Song 6 It’s Quiet Here Now


Side 2

Song 1 The Anticipated Imminent Arrival of Closing

Song 2  Packing up the World

Song 3  Dog Days and Sleepless Nights

Song 4  Walking Through the Garden Camera in Hand

Song 5  Good-bye to All That

Song 6  Surreal Yet So Real

Special Bonus Track~ At Last: Movin’ Out and Movin’ On


Play. Listen. Savor. Soak it all in.

Repeat. Repeat. Repeat

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