“Sometimes I write drunk and revise sober, and sometimes I write sober and revise drunk. But you have to have both elements in creation — the Apollonian and the Dionysian, or spontaneity and restraint, emotion and discipline.”
Peter De Vries, Reuben, Reuben
Wednesday, 31 March 2010
I live in a very rock-strewn region of Portugal, formerly an area of volcanic and glacial activity. Many of the large boulders nearby have distinct personalities to which I have put a name.