W. Kandinsky: "There are no 'musts' in art." T.S. Eliot: "There is no freedom in art." Dostoievski character, after the ancient Middle East epigram: "Everything is permitted."
(R-rated weblog. Since one has been advised there is no Literature anymore, or even literature, only writing, one proceeds on the premise that this weblog qualifies as not-meaningless, since it is, or appears to be, a form of "writing." Image: Banksy.)
Sunday, October 11, 2015
The Bluntness of Strangers
I met an undertaker at the bar in Jigg's one night last year when we drove down to hear Chris and the Project play (cf. The Chris McNally Project on iTunes). Undertaker said: