Tag Archives: Time

How the Rentier Economy Destroys Artistic Quality

Society is in denial. Flat out, head-in-the-sand denial. The consequence of our collective refusal to believe in the truth of the situation is a hollowing out of cultural life, a diminution of the ability to see the situation with undistorted … Continue reading

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Actions Speak Louder

What do you spend your spare time and money on?  That decision, it turns out, is a pretty reliable guide to how you have stacked your wider life priorities.  When people say they have no idea what they want to … Continue reading

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Creating Time and Space

Do you know why people have trouble accessing their innate creativity?  We’re all born creative, but some lose touch with that faculty, or grow up and have a hard time reaching it.  Do you know why?  It’s basically because we … Continue reading

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What Does It Take To Become a Writer?

Yesterday, I visited a museum, dedicated to one of the best known and widely read authors of the nineteenth century.  I was interested to see where this author had worked so hard, in her most productive years, to produce her … Continue reading

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Time is Short

Today, I am painfully aware that time is short.  Retirement age is racing toward me at an alarming rate and yet I still have so much I want to do; things that have significance and meaning to me.  I want … Continue reading

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Time

Time is a key ingredient, in the life of an artist.  After all, we only have one lifetime in which to acquire our skills and abilities and to share those with anybody appreciative of them.  The competition, in art, is … Continue reading

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Grace in Motion

Do you feel graceful?  I have to confess that most of the time, I do not feel graceful.  I feel clumsy and like my very presence is out of place, wherever I am.  I’m sure I would starve, as a … Continue reading

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