Man Is Not a Rock – The Baffler

art, etc. / writing

In any art, but especially in writing, you have to be totally possessed by it if you are to keep going in spite of any circumstances.

Joseph Brodsky, via Man Is Not a Rock – The Baffler.

qotd May 15, 2015

English: Signature of L. Frank Baum.

English: Signature of L. Frank Baum. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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qotd May 3, 2015

Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Really, he thought, “if you couldn’t trust a poet to offer sensible advice, who could you trust?”

Neil Gaiman, The Graveyard Book

Dooce — a new era


Dooce: Looking upward and ahead.

#maru me


Reload for a different Maru the Cat each time…

#qotd: global vs. local


We may freak out globally, but we suffer locally.

Jonathan Franzen