Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

October 20, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

Guest Post by Matt Osborne: Art is Honesty…

Book Title: Please Be With Me: A Song for My Father, Duane Allman

Matt sends this post from Chapel Hill, NC, to Bacon readers and music lovers in Nashville (and beyond): Art is honesty; else you have entertainment, or distraction. Entertainment and distraction are welcome, even necessary at times, but there is something so different – a visceral, soaring, beautiful intensity – in a Terrence Malick frame, or a Jeremy Mann painting, or a Sally Mann photograph.  And it was …

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