Friday, May 17, 2013

Gina Lolabrigida vs. Lola Ginabrigida

May 17, 2013
   I found out last week I have ADD and OCD. Everything has to be perfect, just not for very long. Now it turns out I evidently have another affliction, as it relates to yesterday's blog post:

"You mean Gina Lolabrigida, don't you?"

  Yes, of course, it's Gina Lolabrigida, not Lola Ginabrigida, the Italian actress from the 1950s with the big talents. Dang! Now it looks like I have Lexias-Dick: rather than everything coming out wrong, like with dyslexia, with Lexias-Dick, everything goes in wrong. Here's a sketch of Lola Ginabrigida I'm working on:

Okay, that came out wrong.

"Mistakes are the portals of discovery."
—James Joyce