living your dream or just daydreaming?

Mark Manson explains how and why you should escape your draining 9 to 5. you know deep down it’s not what you expected or dreamed of, right? he also has answers as to what you should do afterwards – like travel the world. click on the link below to read his article:

http://markmanson.net/kill-your-day-job

#musicmonday: “ezy ryder” by jimi hendrix

“Inspired by the movie ‘Easy Rider,’ this tune initially appeared on 1971’s ‘Cry of Love,’ the first posthumous release of Hendrix studio recordings and a collection of basically what was intended to be his next album. It seems to point in the direction that Jimi’s music was headed at the time: less sprawling and trippy, more straightforward and funky. It appeared on two more attempts to complete Jimi’s 4th studio album: 1995’s ‘Voodoo Soup’ and 1997’s ‘First Rays of the New Rising Sun.'” – Joe Robinson

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francis bacon on suffering and self-knowledge

without embracing life’s violent aspects, an artist can’t reach their maximum capacity for sensibility. francis bacon believed suffering cannot be dismissed or “screened” but rather it should be allowed to flow through us to nurture our artistic drive. the britain painter explains creating with respect to despair and self-awareness in this article from brain pickings.

http://www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2014/07/10/francis-bacon-artist-observed-interview/