I never thought that the music called “jazz” was ever meant to reach just a...– Miles Davis (via xfossax)
Some Bloom for a clement Sunday.
“The Western Canon, despite the limitless idealism of those who would open it up, exists precisely in order to impose limits, to set a standard of measurement that is anything but political or moral. I am aware that there is now a kind of covert alliance between popular culture and what calls itself “cultural criticism,” and in the name of that alliance cognition itself may doubtless...
The influence garnered from others’ work should add various shades of color to one’s own inner light. What you love becomes as much a part of your soul as the earth and the sun.