Wednesday May 6th 2015
The thing about
obsession is that it preoccupies a mind, it turns around
and around, and once in the hands of a professional the
experience becomes increasingly defined by the extent to
which the obsessing is unwanted, or unreasonable and
whether it produces anxiety. If it is unwanted and if it
does produce anxiety it's deemed unhealthy by the great
And then there's
the question of whether the obsessing is reasonable or not.
Oh Holy Night, How Sweet It Is to be a professional! Years
and years of study, long hours in libraries, du-wops and
diddles on the business card to tell me that Chapter
Seventeen might not be that important. Well they can kiss my
fifth metatarsal, the one on the right foot.