Saturday, July 3, 2010

Low- Rent Information

This classic Jim Harrison sentence, written in a pre-internet context, could well describe most bloggers and on- line reviewers.

"He owned an imponderable urge to both create and consume low-rent information, an urge balanced by his superbly inaccurate observations. "

From the novel "Warlock" by Jim Harrison
Delacorte press/Seymour Lawrence, 1981


Just found out about forthcoming book/DVD
  The etiquette of the wild, collaboration between Harrison and Gary Snyder, two writers from my personal inspirational pantheon.

Or to quote the title of a Snyder poem - High quality information.

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