Monthly Archives: August 2012

That black hair and brazen throat

“Selling writing and selling acting are exactly the same in this: Most buyers know nothing of either art and they are equally jealous of what they, who can do nothing, call the writer’s gift and the actor’s intuition. As long … Continue reading

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Through the world like an open razor

“Running through the world like an open razor, you’re bound to cut someone” –Georg Büchner, Woyzeck What does one make of this line uttered by the Doctor about the main character, Woyzeck? The quoted line marks, without exaggeration, the beginning … Continue reading

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Cassandra and the Encylopedia

“The genius of our ruling class is that it has kept a majority of the people from ever questioning the inequity of a system where most people drudge along, paying heavy taxes for which they get nothing in return.” Gore … Continue reading

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