Monthly Archives: February 2019

“The arts are a response to our individuality and our nature and help to shape our identity. The arts are not a frill and should not be treated as such. They have the potential to become the driving force for healing division and divisiveness.” — Art of Quotation (Art of Quotation, a wonderful blog, is closing his blog. Sorry to see him go.)

“The arts, instead of quaking along the periphery of our policy concerns, must push boldly into the core of policy. The arts are a response to our individuality and our nature and help to shape our identity. The arts are … Continue reading

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“For art to be ‘unpolitical’ means only to ally itself with the ‘ruling’ group.” — Art of Quotation

“For art to be ‘unpolitical’ means only to ally itself with the ‘ruling’ group.” Bertolt Brecht, playwright via “For art to be ‘unpolitical’ means only to ally itself with the ‘ruling’ group.” — Art of Quotation

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Nietzsche – Words To Live By — Waldina

One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star. – Nietzsche via Nietzsche – Words To Live By — Waldina

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playing at writing — Wordifull (from Melanie)

casually d r o p p i n g adverbs from unrepentant keys maiming unsuspecting readers narrowly missing the point plump, wet drops of obsidian scrawled lackadaisically … flinging adjectives castrating connoisseurs with color murky yet, each silvery word impregnated … Continue reading

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Relationships…

“You want me to what?” asked the cat in amazement. “I don’t know,” she said, “I mean, I feed you, buy toys and treats for you. let you sleep on my pillow and…” “You’re welcome, so what’s the point?” “I … Continue reading

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From: Astronomy Picture of the Day…

NGC 1672: Barred Spiral Galaxy from Hubble

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Ripples…

This gorgeous photograph reminds me of life itself.  We clearly see the bird, in all of it’s amazing beauty, but life is often more like the reflection in the water, wavy, blurred, and unclear.  Both images are real. I think … Continue reading

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