"It was like the scratching of a pen,//The silence of the night writing in its diary." -- Charles Simic, from "Factory"
01 November 2006
Quote: Bill T Jones
The great dancer's April 28, 2006 keynote address on Culture and the role of the Artist in Society to the Tides Foundation (full text available on "Bill's Blog")
I desire to be no slave to fear, to be clear in thought and action, to be compassionate and, yes, to be safe, loving and loved. I want to hold up my end of the social contract - to be an effective citizen. And you?