Art Non-fiction

Art Must Never Develop

Bullet thoughts on a broad topic: Culture has a cyclical life, with birth, maturity, death, and rebirth. “Golden Ages” typically happen during cultural maturity. Separations of people into classes are strongest before cultural death. Revolutions, or death/rebirth phases of culture, come about in response to class separation. The democratic fight is on the side of […]


Power leisure

On my run this morning, backdropped by awesome views of a golden jersey shore, glinted highlights from parked barges on the Hudson, storage containers, and windows, I passed more dog walkers than runners. I then remembered an interesting point Carl Skelton made during my final fall semester thesis critique (round-table style) in 2009 as we […]