Are there enough hours in a day to be used for explaining aesthetics? Why do matters of taste need to be explained, in any case?
Being understood might be good for a fellow’s ego. He could feel smug about the effectiveness of his communication skills. Wouldn’t that be similar to looking admiringly at one’s reflection in a mirror?
Making the most of personal attributes is likely to lead to specialised appreciation. This is a fact of life. Sometimes, the feeling that a personal aesthetic is not aligned with popular tastes can inhibit people who have valuable ideas to contribute.
Distractions and obstacles can be regarded as gifts when a new style is being created. How do we identify pathways and boundaries in a creative process?
Fluency in the use of symbols is only a tool to be used for expressing promptings from our hearts.