Fears, Bears

(May 4th, 2012) I.  The dark. Heights. No options. Too many options. Death. Turbulence. Growing old. No control. Manipulation. Ghosts. Many-legged creatures. The dark. Self-denial. Cancer. Disease. Failure. Driving. Crashing. Audiences. No control. Unconsciousness. Drowning. Falling. Infinity. II.  There’s something about the dark that inspires in me a fear that is similar to my other moreContinue reading “Fears, Bears”

The Art of Letter Writing

Photo: Letter from Federico García Lorca to his friend Melchor, about his “poetic mission” Good movies inspire the kind of conversation which make afternoon walks seem airy and timeless. Especially through the charming neighborhood of Chamberí, past its old-fashioned bars and its streets full of madrileños going about their Sunday routines. We had just seenContinue reading “The Art of Letter Writing”