Pythagoras said, “a thought is an idea in transit”. Mine travels in written words, in metaphors and poetry, in excerpts from books and quotable lines, in letters and text messages, in opinion pieces and rants. It’s a crazy world after all. So, for my sanity’s sake, I art. Here are some of my favorite words and art, born and found out of wonders and wanders and of moments of musings. More of art here.
It’s easy to be brave from a safe distance.
It’s dazzling, but the light is from tens of thousands of years ago.
Maybe the star doesn’t even exist any more.
“We had loved people we really shouldn’t and then married other people in order to forget our impossible loves, or we had once called out hello into the cauldron of the world and then run away before anyone could respond.”
– Miranda July, It was Romance
Banksy, Brecht and me.
An Ode to Inessa
1997. From Swannie. Sa panahong nasa gitna ng Malamig at Kalayaan.
I am always in a state of constant departure while always arriving.
Touchbase: Brief Encounters . Artwork by Andrei Venal