The Medical Editor on Art
Obit: Language; Obit: Approval; Obit: The Priest; & Obit: Victoria Chang
The Book of the Dead Man (Dylan’s Names)
Live as if you were already dead.
All I can do is be me, whoever that is.
1. About the Dead Man and Dylan’s Names
Who were Elston Gunn and Blind Boy Grunt, Bob
These Things Happen Here, At This Time of Night
I Came Here to Be Alone
I paced back and forth in my art studio, not taking my eyes off the drawing on my long white desk. I ’d just finished penciling in the eyebrows of a third African tribesman. A group of them stood on …
Visiting the Temple in Nîmes
Gary Snyder and the Road to Kitkitdizze & Joyce Carol Oates, Badass (with introduction by the author)
Studies in Darkness
“There’s something about black,” said Georgia O’Keeffe. “You feel hidden away in it.” Louise Nevelson said she fell in love with black: “You can be quiet and it can contain the whole thing.” Somehow this is true for …