“I know that the earth absorbs perfume and urine with the same indifference.” –Zora Neale Hurston
“You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you.” -Ray Bradbury
"A strugglin' man has got to move." -Jimmy Cliff
"There are years that ask questions and years that answer." -Zora Neale Hurston
"Land is not merely soil, it is a fountain of energy flowing through a circuit of soils, plants and animals." -Aldo Leopold
"Actual space is intrinsically more powerful and specific than paint on a flat surface." -Donald Judd
"To destroy is always the first step in any creation." -e. e. cummings
Happy Halloween! I moved my newsletter from MailChimp’s platform to Substack. At least for this edition. Substack is easier to use, and I hope that this…
"The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn." -Ralph Waldo Emerson
Now as before, generous patrons help to feed artists and writers, because artists and writers provide an essential service to humankind.
Do you know the Bob Dylan song, “Everything Is Broken”? Let’s give it a listen before we contemplate. Dylan often expresses what we’re feeling. He wrote…
"The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool." -William Shakespeare