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The Freaks of Nature Present: The State of the Union

Incoming transmission:

We experienced a bit of technical difficulty this last week.  Our regular post is supposed to be on Friday but our system had a meltdown.   298 more words

The Freaks Of Nature

“. . . Ah my shadow, my dear shadow. I should write a long letter to the shadow I lost. . . “ (André Breton)

I will posit without any reservations that I’m something of a surrealist. I’m not sure what the word means, but I’m pretty sure I am one. 1,489 more words


The Sleeping Images of Things

In a charity shop I picked up, slightly randomly, The Poetic Image by Cecil Day-Lewis (Daniel’s dad; also a crime writer whose book The Beast Must Die… 678 more words


Life Changing Conversation About the Message of Art

About a year and a half ago, when I was living in Vancouver, I did a housesit near Granville Island. When you walk down from Broadway to Granville Island you find yourself passing small shops and one of them is a small gallery, The… 587 more words


Masterpieces on your skin

I love the idea of honoring your favorite artwork by etching it on your skin.  I will probably never get a tattoo (I’m really bad with pain) but if I did, I can imagine using an image from Salvador Dali.   26 more words

Salvador Dali said..

“There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he’s sane. I know I am mad.”
Kerouac connection???