“Hurt Into Poetry: On Poetry and Greece”By Stephanos Papadopoulos
"This is what it is the business of the artist to do. Art is theft, art is armed robbery, art is not pleasing your mother."
"So many people in Los Angeles seem to get what they want. Is this how they start?"
"Those who claim to write about something larger and more significant than the self sometimes fail to comprehend the dimensions of self."
"In books we never find anything but ourselves. Strangely enough, that always gives us great pleasure, and we say the author is a genius."
"I happen to believe that hand puppets are the key to the coming revolution."
"Every time Elvis sings, he makes a bargain with the devil — just like Captain Ahab in Moby Dick!"
"A misspelled word is probably an alias for some desperate call for aid, which is bound to fail."