Tag Archives: Decay

Creativity and Entropy

It seems to me that everybody that sets their mind to creating things faces an incessant battle against entropy, which they can never win, ultimately.  Yet, we create anyway, because without creation, entropy is indistinguishable from decay. Think about it.  … Continue reading

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Spider Webs

I was watching a spider in his web, today.  An impressive, hard-working and clever creature, really.  He had, over the course of weeks and months, built himself an elaborate web, which of course he depends on for his survival, that … Continue reading

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Use It Or Lose It

Everything decays in time.  Even things that we don’t think of as organic, sure as not, eventually decay.  When we spend a lifetime developing our creative powers, or collecting a fine set of creative tools, we really ought to be … Continue reading

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