Recently I participated in “Last Thursday” a monthly arts and crafts fair here in Portland where I set a little table and tried to sell some of my stuff. My goal is to raise enough money to finance the materials for a large scale “secret” program that I’ve been working on since the beginning of … Read more
I decided to re-start blogging after nearly a year of silence brought about my major changes in my life. The last twelve months of my life have been marked by neurosis, anxiety, medical leave from work, psychiatric care, a great deal of heartache, grieving and what most people would call “soul searching.” A term I … Read more
Over the last six months I have began experimenting with mixed media acrylic collages and recently finished my first series of pieces.
After a recent episode of depression brought about by unrequited love I decided to re-interpret the soundtrack to a classic silent films from the soviet era. I was feeling particularly cynical about romance so I chose The Cameraman’s Revenge. A tale about insects, infidelity and vengeance. All sound has been removed from the original to … Read more
I’m trying to revive the blog by bringing it up to date with many of the creative projects I’ve been working on. I will also start updating the other sections in the next few days. This is a video I completed about eight months ago. The purpose of the project was mostly to become more … Read more
You can fake it for a while, Bite your tongue and smile, Like every mother does an ugly child. But the stars are leaking out, Like spittle from a cloud, Amassed resentment pelting ounce and pound. You’re entertaining any doubt, Because you had to know that I was fond of you, Fond of Y-O-U, … Read more
One hand on this wily comet Take a drink just to give me some weight Some Uberman I’d make I’m barely a vapor They shone their chlorine light on I’m a host of individual sins Let’s carve my aging face off Fetch us a knife Start with my eyes Down so the lines Form … Read more
My absence from the blog was something that occurred out of necessity and circumstance. For the past few months my life has been in transition mode (no, not that kind of transition). I recently separated from my partner of nearly six years and while we remain friends you can imagine life has changed quite a … Read more