Year: 2017

  • The Road of Excess

    Mylatest piece for ARTPublika Magazine is an essay on the relationship betweenartists and drugs. They go together like a horse and carriage.

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  • Alabama

    AlabamaThe devil fools with the best laid planSwing low AlabamaYou got the spare changeYou got to feel strangeAnd now the momentis all that it meant Alabama, you got the weight on your shoulders that’s breaking your backYour Cadillac has got a wheel in the ditch and a wheel on the track Alabama Banjos playing through…

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  • Baby

    I’ve been thinking a lot about babies lately. Next month a dear friend is going to become a mommy and last month my baby, who hasn’t been a baby for long years, packed up his boyhood room and moved out into the wider world. Baby New Year is right around the corner, and the birth…

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  • Happy 4th Blogday

      Four years ago today I posted the first of 482 entries on this blog. Most have been about music, fiction, or painting – both original work and explorations of the work of other artists. At some point in the next week or two this blog will have its 100,000th page view. I’m grateful for every…

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