I drove past true love,
in a dream.
like a house that caught fire
it burned and flamed.
and the magician disappeared
as quickly as he came
and with a sound like white magic caught in a black car's blazing trail.
"Water does not resist. Water flows. When you plunge your hand into it, all you feel is a caress. Water is not a solid wall, it will not stop you. But water always goes where it wants to go, and nothing in the end can stand against it. Water is patient. Dripping water wears away a stone. Remember that, my child. Remember you are half water. If you can’t go through an obstacle, go around it. Water does."
"I still love the people I’ve loved, even if I cross the street to avoid them."
From Ode to Lumpy, Pout Melody (animation by Lilli Carré, sound by Alexander Stewart). Drawn on 20 pieces of paper. The full film with sound can be viewed here.
"‘Cosmos’ is a Greek word for the order of the universe. It is, in a way, the opposite of ‘Chaos.’ It implies the deep interconnectedness of all things. It conveys awe for the intricate and subtle way in which the universe is put together."