she stuttered

confused thoughts on art as therapy As already mentioned: I’m not sure about the great therapeutic dimension in/of art, it looks very much like some strained kind of positive thinking … What I forgot to tell you, is that I’m also rather skeptical regarding psychotherapy’s therapeutic ability … I have been working for several yeas as a researcher…

We stumble – We fall – We fail –

– And so desire to progress, to become better poets, to eradicate a disease, to become better people, to perfect that which is perpetually imperfect. On Fear by Mary Ruefle  

A recommendation:

Today I read this great conversation between David Winters and Anthony Brown – – I want to say that I read for the style, but I don’t mean ’style’ in the ’superficial’ sense … In the work of the writers I most admire, a style is always also a stance. That is, for them, a way of arranging words…