Gary Strachan – "Write" Said Fred

Off The Wall Essays From Deep Within A Capricious Mind

Archive for April 4th, 2017

The Taunting Blank Page

“White. A blank page or canvas. So many possibilities.” Words bequeathed by American composer/lyricist Stephen Sondheim. Prose to re-assure the creative mind not to fear that chaste surface in front of them. A proclamation that the untouched parchment is at your mercy. Affirmation that the blank folio has no control over the creator’s process when constructing their art. Or as another artist proffered, “Fill thy bowl from the cornucopia of ideas at thine […]

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