Update

Don’t give up.  Never, ever, ever give up: Michael Scott said it to Jim Halpert when Pam got engaged to Roy on that ship, sorry if you haven’t seen that one yet.

Yes, I esteem the writers like those on The Office, but that’s not the point: art comes out of troublesome, imperfect times… it might be hiding in the looking for a quiet place.

If we can say art is borne from inner conflict, what of the green grass of my home?  And how precious that I get to know it and this and cold wind and quiet and twilight.

I wish I understood the beauty/ in leaves falling. -David Ignatow
…am I wrong to wonder about their little lives?