Is John Mayer retiring? Or just taking a cue from Joaquin Phoenix? John posted this photo to his blog, with the caption: “A Self Portrait of The Artist Three Days Before His Metaphoric Retirement.” So what’s the deal? Does Mayer plan on taking up acting?
John’s Tumblr is a font of insight into the mind of the artist. He also recently wrote on his Tumblr:
“I had 3.3 million Twitter followers back in
March April when I announced that Iâ€™d be predominantly posting on Tumblr, a site that takes all of 25 seconds to sign up for. Five months later I have just passed 50,000 followers, a fraction of my Twitter baseâ€¦ I will leave the opining up to you, but I think I made the right move. I now have an even larger Tumblr addiction but itâ€™s sort of like a book addiction, or a gambling addiction where you always walk away with the casinoâ€™s moneyâ€¦ itâ€™s one of those things you do all the time but isnâ€™t all that bad for you. Well, except for those two â€śartfulâ€ť nudie Tumblr sites I followâ€¦ they slow my productivity down a bitâ€¦”