Ruby is five!

Happy birthday to my beautiful little girl. A ruby means joy, passion and intelligence, just like you! [su_quote style=”modern-dark” cite=”Alejandro Jodowrowsky”]As you walk, imagine flowers growing from every step.[/su_quote] [su_quote style=”modern-dark” cite=”Proverbs 3:15″]She is more precious than rubies; And all the things thou canst desire are not to be compared unto her.[/su_quote]


[su_animate type=”fadeIn” delay=”1.5″][/su_animate] Afterdusk Bat over mirror pond Life in fragile array cartwheels to kiss the surface And eat an insect Insignificant and holy It too is life

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Beauty is Terror

The terror of the slime mold, only slightly ameliorated by its small size, is the concept of permeability: of consciousness, of states of being. The power of all of our movie monsters, (Vampires, Zombies, Werewolves, etc.) comes from the concept of permeability. Vampires and Zombies exist in permeable states between life and death.

Categorized as Essay

November 30th, 2015

She had lost him, she knew that definitively. She hadn’t understood who he was. She hadn’t understood him at all. It was only when she saw him pointing the revolver at the car, risking his life for her, that she saw his courage. There was an aura of destruction emanating from her, spreading out like… Continue reading November 30th, 2015


Portrait of Marissa

Portraits in oil. Looking at the capacity of light to both build and flatten volume. Most of these were created in 2001 and 2002.

Lean Content- A business class for artists

[su_pullquote align=”left”]>>Sign up for Lean Content, by Startup visionary Eric Ries and Director Ondi Timoner and you’ll learn that business is an artform. The age of the “starving artist” is over. In the total disruption of the information age, there is nothing separating you from your audience. Learn simple business and communication strategies to make your… Continue reading Lean Content- A business class for artists

Light and Shadows

Shadow River Kodak tmax 400 120mm

Kodak Tmax 400 120 film- shot with Bronica S2A and Yashicamat EM I am fascinated with the film process- the projection of an image onto a recording surface- as I walk with my camera, I realize large planes in the man-made environment (such as buildings and sidewalks), are also graphing light in the manner of a… Continue reading Light and Shadows

Gray Fox Walks

A poetic night time book for early readers [su_carousel source=”media: 66,67,68,69,70,71,72,73,74,75,76,77,78,79,80,81″ limit=”25″ width=”800″ height=”400″ items=”1″ title=”no” mousewheel=”no” autoplay=”0″] Gray Fox Walks is a black and white children’s book. It uses simple language for the youngest readers. It is about the wonder of the natural world and the closeness of family. [su_spacer] [su_button url=”” target=”blank” style=”glass” background=”#961031″ size=”12″ center=”yes”… Continue reading Gray Fox Walks

In My Blakean Year

Illustration of Patti Smith’s song “In My Blakean Year” drawn with reference to the song’s subject, William Blake.

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