Reading is traveling, right ? I finished reading this one in two days, and now I have to start reading it all over again. What was it she said ? ” Art is feeling without desire”.. or ..” The important thing is not how you died, but what you were doing when you died “. I am not planning on dying. Who can ? But this is a good book.. a great book, even. It led me to explore some 17th century Dutch painters, to try and find the still life described in the book. But I didn’t succeed. Johannes Vermeer, and his Girl with a Pearl Earring, will do.. Apparently, Michael Siegel has some wonderful alternatives to a still life, too. Crackled Mexican Amber. Another quote from the book..” To find the always in the middle of never “, I think it was. Muriel Barbery, French novelist and professor of philosophy.
The best songs, poems, movies or books..
... takes me to places I have never been before, or it takes me back home. In my life, music and writing gets me in touch with essentialness, generating more of what I wish for in the future. I was supposed to follow my dream, but instead, maybe I am living it. Thanks for visiting my page, and listening to my music.