Creative Control

Miscellaneous Mental Musings of an Emerging Artist

Utilities.

“Every group of voters he loses is a group of voters he cannot afford to lose.”

September 28, 2020 · Leave a comment

Moral dilemmas and pole positions.

“At home, the plumber’s grandson meditates on the four-word instruction of the shell.”

August 15, 2020 · Leave a comment

Dangerous assumptions.

“The problem is not bad apples, but bad orchards.”

August 7, 2020 · Leave a comment

Weasel words.

“Once learned, such truths cannot be unlearned, they can only be stubbornly denied.”

July 24, 2020 · Leave a comment

Red String.

“…on yet another level I am horrified by the tension that comes with seeing one too many coincidences; having read and remembered one too many familiar stories.”

July 20, 2020 · Leave a comment

An architectural allegory.

“Consider a home that should have been condemned years ago; a home that should never have been built in the first place.”

June 25, 2020 · Leave a comment

Questionable choices and dictionary definitions.

“I come back to this quote now and again — not verbatim, just the operative tones and phrases of it.”

April 27, 2020 · Leave a comment

Walls, Floors, Emotional Ceilings.

“This is today. Tomorrow may be different.”

April 21, 2020 · Leave a comment

Batteries not excluded.

“Let me tell you how stupid I was.”

April 18, 2020 · Leave a comment

Little victories; temporary defeats.

“Watching my son play soccer is one of the few unconditional joys I have in my life, and I am very careful with words like ‘joy’ and ‘unconditional.'”

April 12, 2020 · Leave a comment