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Cloudy Skies Overhead

We’ve been getting some much needed rain here in the Bay Area. This impedes plein air painting just a bit. I managed to get out and paint a quick one this weekend before the heavy rains came in. 78 more words

The postman leaves a poem

Today’s piece from the archive is “Without realising it, the postman left a poem.” It was a great delight last year when I composed this poem from the postman’s pre-Christmas visits. 41 more words


Fritz Haeg, arts at the heart of life

My writing time has been going into my book. But that doesn’t mean I haven’t been busy making things with my hands as well as my head. 625 more words


What I've Been Up To


I went to Mexico, and that’s where I’m writing this entry, and where I’m revising the novel.

So far, I’m having a blast.

More on Mexico later. 135 more words


The ruler has been on a raft

Operations Meeting, El Dorado always makes me smile because it juxtaposes the mundane with the historical and fantastical. An office meeting, overheard during a morning coffee, is recast in an imaginary Ancient Columbia and overlaid with the myth of El Dorado. 121 more words

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Design Process (1) - Brainstorming the Take Your Time Pattern

In this post I’ll try and describe the beginning of my design process. Usually this happens more or less without me being aware of it, but this time I stopped myself every so often in order to reflect on what I’ve been thinking and to break it down into steps. 1,228 more words

The Process Pledge

Kandos Projects residency: Part 1

The work on my installation piece for Cementa 15 has been a stop/start affair, even since refocusing and finding a new direction for the work after my… 379 more words

Creative Process