“[With Ronald] Reagan, Joan Didion wrote, “rhetoric was soon understood to be interchangeable with action.”
As quoted in Sontag: Her Life and Work by Benjamin Moser
Forty years later it has reached its apotheosis.
“Wine is sunlight held together by water.”
(Quoted in Reputations by Juan Gabriel Vasquez)
“I hate flowers – I paint them because they’re cheaper than models and they don’t move.”
“Arrange whatever pieces come your way.”
Virginia Woolf (1882-1941)
I love you in a place where there’s no space and time.
I love you for my life, you are a friend of mine.
Leon Russell “A Song for You”
Click here: This was what it once was all about…A Song for You
“There’s no normal life, Wyatt. There’s just life.”
From the movie Tombstone,
featuring Val Kilmer as Doc Holliday
Grumpy younger old man casts jaded eye on whipper snappers
"Here is my secret. It is very simple: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.."- Antoine de Saint Exupéry
Of writing and reading
Photography from Northern Ontario
Musings on poetry, language, perception, numbers, food, and anything else that slips through the cracks.
blog de philosophie imprévisible, dir. Jean-Paul Galibert
Hand-stitched collage from conked-out stuff.
"Be yourself - everyone else is already taken."
Celebrate Silent Film
Indulge- Travel, Adventure, & New Experiences
Haiku, Book Reviews, Commentary & The Occasional Nonsense
The blog for Year 13 English students at Cromwell College.
John Self's Shelves
In which a teacher and family guy is still learning ... and writing about it
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