Sy Safransky's Notebook
Does The Sun Have A Future?
Does THE SUN have a future? The question is not rhetorical. THE SUN may not have a future. That’s something I don’t like to contemplate, but no one likes to think about the death of someone, or something, he loves.July 1978
An American Dream
Nothing shocks us anymore. The line between social truth and social fiction has been erased (from the Warren Commission to Watergate we have been asked to disbelieve our eyes and ears) and we are in the curious no-man’s-land of the artist, the madman and the saint. There is no consensus reality; there never was.March 1978
We are free to do most anything, yet, understanding so little about freedom, we confuse it with license, as we confuse living with style.February 1978
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