This is ONE OF 2 responses to Vol 15 Roger 1 ("An Artist's life")...
(To my mind, this reply parallel's John's "Song of Roland" reply.)
It seems that you may be making a faulty assumption here. You should be asking,
"Is Roland an artist?"
Paints and canvas do not an artist make. Successful reviews do not an artist make. A large income does not...
Roland may have fooled the critics. He may have even fooled himself. He DIDN'T fool me.