Category Archives: Art

You can bank on it…ARTBANK Bunclody, Ireland

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Memories for sale

I recently went to an estate sale in Westport, Massachusetts. The home was magnificent and buried in woods. The items for sale were quite interesting and told a sad tale of a very successful, competitive man. Continue reading

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my parade … when angels dance with the devil

my parade is set for tomorrow

or maybe the day after

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“The time has come” the walrus said “to talk of many things…”

i brought you daisies-just to say hello-or maybe it was more-i brought you roses and daffodils too-you cried as tears dripped softly-muted words were defining-while the daisies were placed gently in a vase-the roses and daffodils set aside-i brought you daisies just to say hello- Continue reading

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… to the moon, Alice

Yeah we all shine on, like the moon, and the stars and the sun….John Lennon

The other day an electrician was doing some work at my home in Milton and he noticed that I was wearing a beat up Newport Jazz hat. Some of you may know that I collect hats but this story is not about hats or Jackie Gleason’s “to the moon, Alice” it is about a success story that is exploding as I write this. Continue reading

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Ireland … Clonegal, a town less traveled

A few years back Tony Hanks, lost a bet and as a result, had to hitch hike around Ireland with a fridge. He wrote a book about his travels (Round Ireland with a fridge) and because of the book’s popularity a movie was made. Continue reading

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Coffee…with sugar, cream and a little “risk” please

A creative mind and soul is a wonderful thing.

The lead picture on this blog is a coffee cup. It was recently posted on Face book by a friend who has only taken up serious photography in the past few years. His work is both fascinating and cerebral. Continue reading

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You’re invited …

Those that read my blog might know that I am a big fan of John Cage and that I have also been taking fiddle lessons for awhile. Continue reading

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The “Madness” continues…

… it’s more than just basketball and…

I feel smarter already. Continue reading

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Back in the US..S..A….

You just don’t realize how great the United States is until you spend time away. Granted we have a lot of problems that must be addressed and sorted out, Continue reading

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