ROSEBUD - Arts, Critique, Journalism
3 days, 4 hours ago
Music is a temporal art. A song takes a couple minutes. An opera – a couple hours. That much is obvious.
But imagine, for instance, that you were invited to the grand opening of a new show at a gallery. 407 more words
3 days, 15 hours ago
1 week, 4 days ago
It’s been a tough week.
Last Sunday I tore my meniscus.
Tuesday’s election results weren’t what I had hoped they’d be.
And Thursday the world learned that Leonard Cohen had passed. 462 more words
2 months, 1 week ago
A Small Press Life
“A work is never completed except by some accident such as weariness, satisfaction, the need to deliver, or death: for, in relation to who or what is making it, it can only be one stage in a series of inner transformations.”-Paul Valéry
2 months, 3 weeks ago
this american opera
“We civilizations now know ourselves mortal.”
~ Paul Valéry
A poem is never finished,
– W. H.Auden, “quoting” Valéry
Aux yeux de ces amateurs d’inquiétude et de perfection, un ouvrage n’est jamais… 100 more words