a literal girl

Ben Walker: A Short Score

Ben’s a genius so this is going to be great no matter what, but I particularly love how he writes about - and actively documents - the creative process. There’s a lot to be said for thinking about process and not just product. The scraps are important. A hundred years ago writers and artists and musicians had letters, and letters were good, letters allowed some of the scraps to be preserved, but guess what’s even better for that? The internet. Amirite?

ihatemornings:

So I was all about the orchestral scores for tiny songs, and now I’m all about the book. It’s my project for the year, the thing I’m going to spend more time and energy on than any other. And I’m excited about it. So excited that I haven’t made it very clear what it is.

So here’s an…

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