Ah, good taste, what a dreadful thing! Taste is the enemy of creativeness.
– Pablo Picasso
Boy, that’s the truth, isn’t it? And who jumps to mind among the worthies of literature? I mean, you don’t even have to wander off toward Charles Bukowski, Hunter S. Thompson or William S. Burroughs.
We’re talkin’ D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, Mark Twain. Among those three there are banning, prosecution, and attempts to expunge their work from from libraries.
How can it be? Well, in the words of Ron White, “You can’t fix stupid.”