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Lift Me Up

I finished this new painting a couple of weeks ago and it has been a piece that I’ve spent a lot of time looking at since its completion. 294 more words

Recent Paintings

Video Review: Bruce Springsteen "Glory Days"

Bruce Springsteen works on the construction site. Bored, he cranks the lever over and over. On the weekend, he goes to the baseball field. He wipes the dirt of the pitcher’s mound and sets up the homemade board at home plate. 555 more words

Music Video

Blackpaint 589 - Pablo, Vanessa, JP and John

Picasso Musee, Barcelona

Mainly early paintings and drawings.  His dad was a drawing professor, apparently.  Early stuff amazing for a youngster; the head in the drawing below the only error I could see, apart from dodgy legs on a bearded man on the end wall.   738 more words

Painting, Traditional, Modern And Abstract, Conceptual Art

Yeah? Well, I'm the kind of writer who does

I grabbed my copy of WRITERS DREAMING from the shelf and opened it in hopes of finding something interesting/insightful to share here today. I wasn’t searching for anything in particular and within a couple minutes, I happened upon these two excerpts: 269 more words

Herding Cats and Other Species Who Don't Want to be Herded

I am in beautiful Monterey at the Hyatt Regency Hotel and Spa for the semi-annual residential conference of Saybrook University.

This is the start of my 5th semester in my PhD program (how did that happen?) and struggling with focusing my research toward a dissertation. 297 more words

Who Wants To Live Forever?

Here it is, folks: The Citizen Kane of Star Wars ripoffs. Produced by Roger Corman and scripted by future indie film director extraordinaire John Sayles,  148 more words

Fishies pt 1 (Piranha, 1978)

Joe Dante’s third film was one of Roger Corman’s knockoff films.  Corman had a formula and it had a lot to do with seeing what was big or on the verge of big and following suit with lower budgets.  392 more words

Horror