February 8, 2017 at 10:39 pm (Artists and Writers, Books, Conversations, Recommended, Surprises)
Tags: fantasy, humor, Neil Gaiman, novel, reading lists, wisdom
- “That is why you are a good fortune teller,” said Zorya Utrennyaya. She looked sleepy, as if it were an effort for her to be up so late. “You tell the best lies.”
February 8, 2017 at 5:32 am (Artists and Writers, destinations, Links, postaday, Recommended, Traveling)
Tags: art, exhibits, museum, postaday, postaweek, Wordpress
- “Solitude is the place of purification” — Martin Buber, quoted in The Daily Post
Anonymous, C. 1960: figure carved from a single apple tree trunk. The artist was a British mental patient who had a distinctive, concaved chest.
Isadore Waber: CanCan 1990 (Made out of coffee cans and a bicycle), seen at the American Visionary Art Museum, Baltimore
Sailing Away In a Beautiful Balloon, at the Jim Rouse Visionary Center in Baltimore: the space is cavernous and crammed with all kinds of grown-up whirligigs.
February 8, 2017 at 5:00 am (Books, Conversations, Recommended)
Tags: fantasy, novel, reading lists
“I feel,” Shadow told her, “like I’m in a world with its own sens of logic. Its own rules. Like when you’re in a dream, and you know there are rules you mustn’t break. Even if you don’t know what they mean. I’m just going along with it, you know?”
“I know,” she said.