Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Entropy

“. . . That's what my work is about, the collapse of everything, of meaning, of language, of values, of art, disorder and dislocation wherever you look, entropy drowning everything in sight . . . "

--William Gaddis

11 comments:

Judy Williams said...

WOW - now I'm depressed.

Bellis said...

Great poem! I love the "drowning in entropy." It describes what's going on around me as my house slowly collapses.

San Diego Farmgirl said...

Well! You've got a lot of nerve, sneaking into my yard without even stopping to say hello.

PS: I'm running away from home today, wanna come along?

-K- said...

It somehow reminds me of one of my favorite movies.

"Sometimes nothing can be a real cool hand."

Anonymous said...

Look at all those different fences!

Green Guy said...

Is everything ok, Laurie?;-)

TheChieftess said...

Hmmmmm....thought provoking....have to stop now and look out the windows to lift my spirits again!!!

Mike said...

Cool.

altadenahiker said...

Gaddis and Laurie, pull up a chair.

Dixie Jane said...

Fences, fences, fences.

Michelle said...

I can relate.