The risk of experimentation isn’t prompted by success but by the desires for discovery.
In the process of searching for the words, and guiding them from my head to the page, the pictures arrive.
Maybe art is an external attempt to touch our deepest secrets, the secrets that we don’t even know are there.
Outside forces are vying for a chance to rid us of our peculiarities. We need rituals that remind us of our strangeness.
What if it’s all the various “pieces” that make up a piece of art that are the real ‘masterpieces”? And what if we treated them that way?
This is a special episode/video because not only is Jerome Shaw a talented creator but, he’s also one of my Patrons.
When we practice meditation we are “doing nothing” and yet, somehow, in some strange way, “something happens”.
I’ve come to realize that I’ve been taking myself and what I create too seriously, and I haven’t been giving myself room to experiment or space to play.
I’m so excited to share this episode. I got the amazing opportunity to interview one of my favorite writers and thinkers, Eric G. Wilson. A few months back I made a video and a podcast talking a little bit about one his books, Against Happiness. Here’s the video: And, if …