21 February 2018

bless the children

I hope the Parkland students do make a difference. our nation has always been violent but its current darkness makes daily life difficult.

04 February 2018

ties that bind

there's an exhibition at Kent State University Museum which is abt to end. it's "Fashions of the Forties."

Roger Di Paolo postd a photo from it on Facebook which I borrowd. when I saw it the yellow & blue tie on the suit on the right lookd familiar.


among my last activities in Santa Fe before moving was an enormous downsizing. one of many activities in that downsizing was to cull my large collection of ties. I sent these to the fashion museum I was involved in beginning. here they are just before I packaged them up:



it pleases me so to see an old friend have a new life.

24 January 2018

& so another year

it's been busy. 3 visitors in 3 weeks. many laughs. good meals. great conversation.

Lainard Bush returnd to Cleveland today. here's a portrait he took of me in the marshes of Calipatria a few days ago.