Tuesday, April 17, 2007

The Power In The Eye Of The Beholder

"wyvern"
a jacksonpollock.org creation
by Kilroy_60

At times I have issues with an addictive personality getting the best of me. That might be one of the things that drew me to Hunter S. Thompson in the beginning. Two with unquenchable appetites.

When I decided to eliminate the link list from my sidebar JacksonPollock.org is the first one I had a look at. I hadn't spent any time playing with the Pollock site since I first added it to the list. I've found it therapeutic in a number of ways.

After I decided to use my Pollock.org creations to promote the newest Gonzo Blog Carnival I thought it would be nice to send some out to my blog buddies. Something to share, hopefully to bring some sense of joy...or to launch a new train of thought. Whether they used them for the carnival or naught.

It's funny, when people see what I think are "keepers" I wonder if they question what kind of crap I'm deleting. So is the power, I suppose, in the eye of the beholder. I've decided now to start posting what I've saved and deleting them as I go. That should help me move away from the creative process and move on to...

"abandon"
a jacksonpollock.org creation
by Kilroy_60

"map"
a jacksonpollock.org creation
by Kilroy_60

"swishy"
a jacksonpollock.org creation
by Kilroy_60


"trochaic"
a jacksonpollock.org creation
by Kilroy_60

3 comments:

crimsonflaw said...

'abandon ' is up there. the rest convey the poetic element but ' abandon ' is something else... brilliant.

I can go into an interpretation but it would demean the beauty of the whitely shadowed A....

It would be interesting to see your ideas executed in a non pollocky form , or music, or indirect versification or...

great work..

steve said...

'SWISHY"...VERY NICE!

Emma said...

I'm happy to say your post was featured in today's edition of the Simply Delightful! Carnival! http://treehousejukebox.wordpress.com/2007/06/12/simply-delightful-carnival-2/