Archive for September, 2010

To Do List

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

- Move body
- Still mind


Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

Gaetano Bresci

Plants At Night

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

The exhalation of carbon dioxide resulting from photosynthesis, like a sight of satisfaction that goes on for hours; like the lowest note on a stringed instrument, bowed all the way, that vibrates to the limits of music, of pure sound, of silence.

Francis Ponge


Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

Nel senso antico e primitivo la musica non era una scienza particolare, ma comprendeva tutto ciò che riferivasi alle muse, ossia ogni scienza ed arte atta a svegliare l’ idea di cosa gradevole e bene ordinata. Oggi si applica specialmente all’ Arte di esprimere gl’ interni sentimenti mediante suoni modulati.


Friday, September 17th, 2010

I have wept three times in my life. Once, when my first opera failed. Once again, the first time I heard Paganini play the violin. And once, when a truffled turkey fell overboard at a boating picnic.


Everything Is Perfect

Saturday, September 11th, 2010

Step out of
your mind, watch
yourself from afar
very far … Can
you see? The
universe is always
right, there can
be no wrong

Everything is perfect



Thursday, September 9th, 2010

Over time, his hearing loss became profound: there is a well-attested story that, at the end of the premiere of his Ninth Symphony, he had to be turned around to see the tumultuous applause of the audience; hearing nothing, he wept.


One Hundred Horses

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

One Hundred Horses


Wednesday, September 8th, 2010

They say you die twice. One time when you stop breathing and a second time, a bit later on, when somebody says your name for the last time.



Monday, September 6th, 2010

Kinsey Scale