General Information (Part 2)
We are not machines.
We are human beings, with thoughts, values, temperaments, beliefs.
This human being is about to change in two days’ time: I’ll be finishing this.
And also restarting it.
Post 31 will be the last from Dad’s book.
Post 32 — on March 1 — I haven’t the slightest idea. Perhaps you can help me. Or that day’s drawing will speak and I will listen.
I do know that I’m a poor hand at art and drawing; I have so much more to learn.
I need to find mentors, guides, help with perspective, shapes, types of pens, pencils, things to color with. I love color. But I think I love line first and foremost, hence the word guy stuff.
“…What dependence may be placed on human affairs, if the veriest trifles can influence, can change the fate of empires?” — Frederick the Great, History of the Seven Years War
I’m very excited in a butterflies-in-stomach sort of way about the days ahead.
It’s structured, but also factors in waywardness.
“It is to be presumed, of course, that every person who is selling out regards as a fool the other person who is buying in what he is selling out, and vice versa. Who are the fools only future events can prove.” — Lin Yutang, The Importance of Living, “On Being Wayward”
And now, this is for you, from a certifiable fool:
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