Categories Books Quotes Haruki Murakami: ‘I run in order to acquire a void’ Post author By Wells Baum Post date March 25, 2013 1 Comment on Haruki Murakami: ‘I run in order to acquire a void’ “But really as I run, I don’t think much of anything worth mentioning. I just run. I run in a void. Or maybe I should put it the other way: I run in order to acquire a void… As I run I tell myself to think of a river. And clouds. But essentially I’m not thinking of a thing. All I do is keep on running in my own cozy, homemade void, my own nostalgic silence. And this is a pretty wonderful thing. No matter what anybody else says.”— Haruki Murakami, [easyazon_link identifier=”0307389839″ locale=”US” tag=”wells01-20″]What I Talk About When I Talk About Running: A Memoir [/easyazon_link]Just running, thinking of nothingness. More Stories from the Blog: Tags books, Haruki Murakami, quotes, running By Wells Baum Wells Baum is a daily blogger who writes about Life & Arts. He's also the author of four books. View Archive → ← → 1 reply on “Haruki Murakami: ‘I run in order to acquire a void’” […] obsolete childhood 216. Like Rain – emotionsoflife2016 217. A Good Word – Just Writing! 218. Haruki Murakami: ‘I run in order to acquire a void’ – Wells Baum 219. Dive in its warmth – 7 start 220. sarishboo – Calm, Cold, & Cozy 221. Date Night, […] Loading... Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.