Essays and rock & roll. Looking and listening. Nostalgia versus skepticism. Sound and sense.
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Sometimes the mind
Sometimes the mind is watching pure film, picturing a story, narratively
recalling an event; sometimes the mind is pure language and idea, wondering on an event,
interrogating it, intellectually grappling with it; sometimes the mind is pure
abstraction, moved by mood, sensation, or song. An essay is a snapshot of the