Monthly Archives: April 2014

Hitchhikers of Hope

Sometimes a friend says,”Hey let’s make this for my wife who lives over the ocean and the sea.” Sometimes you just go with the flow and see where it takes you. You plant seeds on the hillside past the old … Continue reading

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Fancy Black Equipment

Yesterday a film crew came by my studio. They were from the Portfolio Center. I sat on a stool and talked. They walked around and said “ACTION!” and things like that. I inspected their fancy black equipment from across the … Continue reading

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Red Wine and Crusty Bread (Man in the hole)

It was a simple life. They would lower him down into a long thin hole in the ground. The hole was slightly askew to one side instead of a mere drop straight down. They had a machine made of ropes … Continue reading

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S.I.G.N.S (around Atlanta,GA)

People get older and change. The rains finally come on cool winds. The sun will return to warm my neck. A tree falls. ***A red bearded guy climbs a ladder and hangs signs around town.*** A hammer smashes down muffled … Continue reading

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Eel Guitar Resurfaces (from the depths of northern Alabama)

Today I got an email from a man in northern Alabama. Several years ago I painted a guitar for a highschool friend. He asked me to paint something on it so I created an Electric Eel for an electric guitar. … Continue reading

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First Thunder of the Season (My dog has black lips)

A cup of hot coffee on a gray and rainy morning where I as a “non-standard” have no where to be until later in the day. A friend once called me a “day person“. I put my orchids out for … Continue reading

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Early Signs (pollen on the ground)

I got up early today. Maria had some last minute edits for the book we have been working on. I got up and started painting signs– coffee drinking and toast making and sunrise watching. The turn of spring is well … Continue reading

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Difficulties (learning to snorkel)

I have many good things around me. The weather is turning milder. Spring is on the way. I have several good friends I see from time to time. 2014 has brought me a pleasant and sweet wife. My dog has … Continue reading

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