auto-generated sonnets (by courtesy of GPT-3 say) all but vindicate Charles Bukowski. when in regards to art and the creative process he wrote:
AS THE SPIRIT WANES THE FORM APPEARS.
machines will never be able to emulate the intuitive intelligence of an artist. approximate: yes. but to replicate? no way.
machines may only (impeccably) embody the empty and formulaic aspects of the human. the mind. as it were. without the heart.
which is plenty meager.