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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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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Edward Albee

The arts are not decorative. They are essential to our comprehension of consciousness and ourselves.

EDWARD ALBEE
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Tracy Kidder

If you write well enough, even the reader with no intrinsic interest in the subject will become involved.

TRACY KIDDER
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Lord Byron

To withdraw myself from myself has ever been my sole, my entire, my sincere motive in scribbling at all.

LORD BYRON
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Oscar Wilde

I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read on the train.

OSCAR WILDE
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