A tad on the macabre side

“Our awareness is all that is alive and maybe sacred in any of us.

Everything else about us is dead machinery.”

Kurt Vonnegut

Death has been on my mind recently. In as much as this is not going to be a personal blog, yet it is important to recognise and ackowledge what moves us. The clarity of the ending is a powerful motivator.

The theme of this blog will probably change a few times before I am comfortable with it, the way it looks, they way it feels. But here, in this first page, I offer myself as a writer, for myself, to myself. All welcome.

A word is a bud attempting to become a twig. How can one not dream while writing?

It is the pen which dreams. The blank page gives the right to dream.

Gaston Bachelard

1 Comment

Filed under Quotes and Quotations, Writing

One response to “A tad on the macabre side

  1. Pingback: MNINB: April Platform Challenge Catch Up! 1 to 5 « Dead Machinery's Blog

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s