a journal of observations, obsessions and inspirations

musings on the artist's life

Posted in: Musings

Redecorating the website

New chapter printed on a tyepwriter

It takes a while to figure out how to rearrange the furniture and what color to paint the walls. The site’s been rescued from a hostile takeover by spambots, repurposed a bit. And, of course, it’s perpetually under construction. Search for categories and tags – explore, comment, enjoy.

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Jane Kenyon

Be a good steward of your gifts. Protect your time. Feed your inner life. Avoid too much noise. Read good books, have good sentences in your ears. Be by yourself as often as you can. Walk. Take the phone off the hook.

JANE KENYON
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Elizabeth Gilbert

I never promised the universe that I would write brilliantly; I only promised the universe that I would write.

ELIZABETH GILBERT
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Hunter Reveur

I like art, and by art I mean music, poetry, sex, paintings, the human body, literature… All of this is art to me.

HUNTER REVEUR
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Pablo Picasso

God is really only another artist. He invented the giraffe, the elephant and the cat. He has no real style. He just goes on trying other things.

PABLO PICASSO
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Jay Parini

Fictional characters soon take on a life of their own. They run with the bit between their teeth.

JAY PARINI
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