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The High Heeled Papergirl

Hey everyone!

I know I shut this blog a while ago but I’m here because I need your help. I’ve launched a crowdfunding campaign and would love for you to check it out. If you don’t want to donate, only sharing the link on your social media networks would be tremendously helpful! Here it is.

By the way, see you soon on Words In the Universe!

With love,

Giulia

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Art Is About Making Connections

Check out this wonderful personal story on the subject of art, and the accompanying short film that I will say is “Captivating without end” because I want those three words to show up as a blurb advertising this short film somewhere.

Seriously, give it a look. 🙂

The High Heeled Papergirl

“Art is not, as the metaphysicians say, the manifestation of some mysterious idea of beauty or God; it is not, as the aesthetical physiologists say, a game in which man lets off his excess of stored-up energy; it is not the expression of man’s emotions by external signs; it is not the production of pleasing objects; and, above all, it is not pleasure; but it is a means of union among men, joining them together in the same feelings, and indispensable for the life and progress toward well-being of individuals and of humanity.”

Leo Tolstoy, What Is Art?, 1897

I’ve recently written an article in which I discuss why the writer is an artist too, the same way as the painter for instance (Why The Writer Is An Artist). One of the key elements of art that I pointed out is that, in my opinion, art is…

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