Novels are the Socratic dialogues of our time. Practical wisdom fled from school wisdom into this liberal form.
The artist is the confidant of nature flowers carry on dialogues with him through the graceful bending of their stems and the harmoniously tinted nuances of their blossoms. Every flower has a cordial word which nature directs towards him.
Artists working for other artists is all about knowing learning unlearning initiating long-term artistic dialogues making connections creating covens and getting temporary shelter from the storm.
Mississippi Mermaid was a very special experience because we only had the dialogues for the scenes we were shooting the night before.
This is at the heart of all good education where the teacher asks students to think and engages them in encouraging dialogues constantly checking for understanding and growth.