” A Pale Green Mermaid Blog “
What is the point of pulling at your under garments as you leave a stage under a spotlight?
What is the point of blowing your nose on stage without a tissue?
What is the point of making a crowd endure sexist jokes before you sing?
What is the point of diminishing your prior work, your best work by reducing those heartfelt feelings to a joke?
Why shove someone out-of-the-way onstage to get in the camera’s range?
arrogance? plain rudeness? who is lessened in a situation like that?
Some of life’s lessons are never learned, it is true, they say you can come back as many times as you choose to this earthly life , but… … …
WHAT IS THE POINT?
The mind of the past is ungraspable;
the mind of the future is ungraspable;
the mind of the present is ungraspable.
– Diamond Sutra