Month: September 2019

Machiavellian

The rules in the States are ambiguous, open to the interpretation of those with the money and the power, those able, through their commercial, industrial, economic influence and concomitant contributions to their special interests, to […]

Unicorns

Reliably commonplace; comfortable in the conventional, the predictable; thriving on identity rather than idiosyncrasy; deploring spontaneity, caprice, invention. Likely not suitable for unicorns.

内外

Gajin Fujita 雅人藤田, がじんふじた. The characters for the name of Gajin Fujita are, in their original Chinese and meaning, 雅人, yărén, meaning a scholar who considers himself above politics and material pursuits, a person of […]

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Blank

Blank emotions…? Do they come any other way? Emotion is blank. Memories, once recorded in the mind, lose their accompanying feelings, which are sense-generated, sense-motivated, and sense-dependent. The mind is incapable of feeling, as feelings […]

Goddesses

Men can truly love only one other, despite however many dalliances. Women are not so limited, so constrained; they can spread their love around. Perhaps that is why patricentral religions tolerate but one male god; […]

Wound

Art is personal, autobiographical. The depth of one’s experience cannot exceed the height of one’s experience, and vice versa. The depth of one’s pain cannot exceed the height of one’s joy. A life lived vicariously […]

Resignation

Prelude (Thank you for enquiring as to my current feelings vis-à-vis my debut. Candidly, you find me in the throes of a sweeping reassessment of direction. Having only barely crossed the threshold into the current […]