Monthly Archives: September 2011

Law, Taboo

Every tree dweller understands: if you fall, if the bough breaks, down will come baby, cradle and all. There’s no lawyer there, no priest, to ask the baby if it intended to fall. Gravity, any “law” of nature, applies: intention, … Continue reading

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Noah, Imitation of Christ

Recreating K.’s archive of top pages: 1996 From Noah … to the Imitation of Christ There’s plenty of chat here about fishing and skiing, music and art … That chat becomes serious where I discuss my life work and offer … Continue reading

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Pier’s Torture

My best writing has never been published: until I published it “myself” online, and then I’ve posted mostly merely synopses. Meantime, Piers Anthony is one of the most successful writers in the public world: and he says his best writing … Continue reading

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Dark Beacon: Synopsis

About Dark Beacon or The Golden Rule 1987 There are hints in more than one place at this site that in my original conception for The Model I was planning defenses for the Christian literalism of my youth. By the … Continue reading

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Art Quotes

the plastic arts: space, time … Inspiration is for amateurs. Abstract: The Art of Design Architecture interacts with the real world. Tadeo Ando I paint like a barbarian in a barbaric age. Karel Appel Champagne for my real friends; real … Continue reading

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Music Quotes

Jazz has endured because it doesn’t have a beginning or an ending. It’s a moment. Robert Altman Nobody loves me, nobody seems to care. Roll ‘Em, Pete Count Basie, Joe Williams The other half of my heart beat. Dizzy, on … Continue reading

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Movie Quotes

, / Quotes / By Topic / Art / Plastic Arts / Movies / (and movie related) When idealism shatters art gets into trouble. Javed Akhtar If you channel Freud tell him I want my money back. Woody Allen Filmmaking … Continue reading

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Cuckoo School Purpose

Recreating (and advancing) pk’s censored domains: & / Teaching / Society / Social Order / DeGate / DeSchooling / School’s Purpose / In the late 1960s Lauter and Howe published a co-consideration reverse-engineering school’s “purpose.” Perhaps the purpose … Continue reading

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Jokes Introduction

Some humor penetrates right to the essence of some human characteristic or problem in a way that a large number of people can recognize and appreciate readily, whether or not they could articulate or analyze the characteristic or even recognize … Continue reading

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Literature Quotes

Literature (and literature-related) Quotes The Guide is definitive. Reality is frequently inaccurate. Adams, Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy A story doesn’t have to be true to be truthful. There might be just as many funny writers today, but they don’t … Continue reading

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