Tag Archives: Progress

Which Struggle Do You Live For?

Struggle is not incidental and avoidable.  It is essential.  If you want to be happy or to achieve a dream, then struggle and suffering comes with the deal.  There’s no way around it.  If you want to live a life … Continue reading

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Let’s Just Pretend Everything is OK

There used to be a lot of respect for open debate, speaking your mind, holding opinions, debating them and having a point of view.  It was never more important than in the arts, where artists were often social commentators and … Continue reading

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Flawed Genius

It was said that the Chinese used to believe that a work of art was not complete and whole, unless it had some kind of flaw in it.  Perfection was not the goal, something with a human stamp of imperfection … Continue reading

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My Favourite Frank Zappa Quotes

Apologies if these are not correct, but Frank was a unique mind and a creative musician with few peers.  Here are some of his best utterances: “Without music to decorate it, time is just a bunch of boring production deadlines … Continue reading

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