Words

        Words, or on art...

  A mutter, a whisper, a cry, a mark, a trace, a scream, a shout, something, discard, abject, assumed, sublime, critical, overlooked, a mediation, a context, a moment, a presence, a thought, of being, of absence, exuberant, joyous, bubbling, patient, resonant, saturation, quiet, suspension, political, captivating, curious, seductive, disturbing, mesmerizing, philosophical, transform, overwhelm, restless, ephemeral...
A text whose reading starts as understandable but seems to blur and twist, to become illegible out of focus to take us to some 'other', starts as illegible unreadable and twists us to shape, to thought, to thinking, to breathe, to laugh, to life, to being...
Something light, heavy, dense, gaseous, transparent, shiny, soft, hard, opaque, beautiful, mundane, mysterious, luminous, repulsive, familiar, different, attracting, glowing, insubstantial, monolithic, everyday, svelte, substantial, fluid...

An extract or two from the book I am working on. Russell Hand © ® 2003

 
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