Every week, we’ll be posting a new illustration by David Lester. The Mecca Normal guitarist is visually documenting people, places and events from his band’s 39-year run, with text by vocalist Jean Smith.
It’s the heart, isn’t it, that interferes with observation, logic and critical thinking. Narratives built to yank emotions are suspect. Like those animals asking humans for help videos on YouTube, except that I’m thinking more about human rights than a baby fox with a jam jar stuck on its head.
“Trapped Inside Your Heart” from Sitting On Snaps (Matador, 1995) (download):