I joined the #7daysofcolor feed a little late. Here’s VIOLET for Sunday. The other colors will be coming a little later this week.
If we were a medical school, and you were here as a med student practicing appendectomies, you’d take your work very seriously because you would imagine that some night at 2 AM someone is going to waltz into your emergency room and you’re going to have to save their life. Well, my friends, someday at 8 PM someone is going to walk into your concert hall and bring you a mind that is confused, a heart that is overwhelmed, a soul that is weary. Whether they go out whole again will depend partly on how well you do your craft.
from Karl Paulnack’s welcome address for Boston Conservatory (via johnsonguitarstudio
X-men Apocalypse needs Lupita Nyong’o (mohawk Storm!) and a Rogue that can actually fight.
In which I talk to legendary X-Men creator Chris Claremont about Hollywood’s generally shoddy treatment of female mutants for refinery29.