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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Posted in: Quotes

Benny Goodman

Sometimes when you start losing detail, whether it’s in music or in life, something as small as failing to be polite, you start to lose substance.

BENNY GOODMAN
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James Joyce

Christopher Columbus, as everyone knows, is honored by posterity because he was the last to discover America.

JAMES JOYCE
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Arabian Proverb

Four things come not back: The spoken word, The sped arrow, The past life, The neglected opportunity.

ARABIAN PROVERB
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George Harrison

Little darling, I feel that ice is slowly melting / Little darling, it seems like years since it's been clear / Here comes the sun, here comes the sun / and I say it's all right.

GEORGE HARRISON
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Clarissa Pinkola Estes

Sometimes a word, a sentence or a poem or a story, is so resonant, so right, it causes us to remember, at least for an instant, what substance we are really made from, and where is our true home.

CLARISSA PINKOLA ESTES
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