for you and me who experience artblock..
keep on drawing!
THIS IS SO IMPORTANT OMG
This goes for writers/writing as well!
Absolutely how I feel about writing.
"For everyone a moment comes in which she or he must utter this "I can," which does not refer to any certainty or specific capacity but is, nevertheless, absolutely demanding. Beyond all faculties, this "I can" does not mean anything - yet it marks what is, for each of us, perhaps the hardest and bitterest experience possible: the experience of potentiality."
Giorgio Agamben, Potentialities - Collected Essays in Philosophy, pg 178.
The coffee cup shook and jingled as the passing train rattled the earth beneath it. The sun was just beginning to set, taking with it the safety of daytime airs. People were nicer when the sun was out, generally, because they didn’t think of everyone as a potential threat. The night could be a hindrance that way.
She counted the coins again, splaying them over calloused palms and examining each…
It was too early in the morning for the sun to light the sky. Pre-dawn dimmness scratched its paws on my window and the violent pain shooting from my leg startled me from my sleep. I jumped awake.
The pain was wild and strong, and I felt wild and wounded as I paced my room in the pre-dawn darkness, trying a mixture of prayer and massage to coax the cramp away.
Why is this happening?
It was the…