“I must say that I get impatient with fiction that doesn’t try something that hasn’t been tried before, preferably with the medium itself.” J. M. Coetzee Try something you’ve never thought before? Try something couched in fear, lingering deep in your mind? Try something no one has tried before? Can you feel it, […]
"The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity." Dorthy Parker A light turned on when I least expected it. I'd been sitting with my feet up on my desk staring at a poster on the wall. The poster a hand written map with three simple words, What, Why and How starred […]
“Men used to write for love alone; now they write for money.” Pindar The discussion about how creativity can easily be corrupted when it’s fire is stoked with money is an ancient one and while I tend to agree I don’t believe it rests on a black and white understanding. But I do believe the […]
It is simply this: do not tire, never lose interest, never grow indifferent—lose your invaluable curiosity and you let yourself die. It’s as simple as that. Tove Jansson CURIOSITY from Kate Lee on Vimeo.
I was pleased to see Tiffany Shlain’s short film (11 minutes) “The Adaptable Mind” has Curiosity listed first in 5 Skills Machines Don’t Have. These 5 skills are what make us Human and will allow us to thrive in today’s hectic world. I’m sure to any of you who are already on the Curiosity Bandwagon […]
Standing On The Corner, With A Toothpick In My Ear