Tag Archives: philosophy

Personal Story. Futility 2.

One morning few years ago I sat by my computer in my nightclothes and was writing an email to an animator in Portland, OR when an airplane crashed into a building 3 blocks away from me. Quickly I put on … Continue reading

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Personal Story. Futility 1.

I am a one woman operation. Every day I draw about 30 – 60 drawings and since I can’t afford an assistant, in the evening I scan them in myself. The simple, mentally undemanding task of scanning turns my mind … Continue reading

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Depression. An opinion.

I wonder sometimes why so many writers suffer from alcoholism and depression. Well, the question about alcoholism was answered by a New Yorker article a few years ago. It explained that most writers can write productively for only 4 hours … Continue reading

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