18x24 inches. Acrylic and puff paint on canvas.
After I graduated from NYU, I decided not to pursue an MFA in creative writing. Instead, I created my own post-graduate writing program, which entailed several years spent traveling around the country and world, taking jobs at bars and restaurants and ranches, listening to how people spoke, collecting experiences and writing constantly.
That’s the problem with putting others first; you’ve taught them you come second.
Photos by Pavel Wolberg
Modern man does not experience himself as a part of nature but as an outside force destined to dominate and conquer it. He even talks of a battle with nature, forgetting that, if he won the battle, he would find himself on the losing side.
‘Shaping Clouds’: An Illustration Project by Martin Feijoó (Artist on tumblr)
Let the mountains fall.
I am without form, without limit. Beyond space, beyond time. I am in everything, everything is in me. I am the bliss of the universe. Everything am I.
You didn’t love her. You just didn’t want to be alone. Or maybe, maybe she was good for your ego. Or maybe she made you feel better about your miserable life, but you didn’t love her, because you don’t destroy the person that you love.
She then saw in his mouth the whole eternal universe, and heaven, and the regions of the sky, and the orb of the earth with its mountains, islands, and oceans.