Analogous to nervous cluelessness is something we might call “anxious gatekeeping.” This is desire to police the borders of poetry, or of...
Sunday, July 11, 2010
Perfection and Perfectibility
Perfection is unattainable, but you can always tweak things to make them a little bit better. In other words, "nobody is perfect" is a lame excuse. It's about making changes to make things better, not about attaining some impossible standard.