Category Archives: Art

The glass bowl

The glass bowl is a misnomer. It should be the “bowl of memories”. It is a bowl filled with ticket stubs and collateral associated with places, concerts, events and various other memorable and not so memorable things in my life. Continue reading

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The lazy days of summer … I don’t think so!

As I write this the Red Sox have the best record in baseball and my main man Jacoby Ellsbury is now batting .300. Yes I do understand there are a few doubters out there that say wait until September and then they will show their true colors. I say f**k that! I’m enjoying the ride now. Continue reading

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Variations in view of # 9

Talent comes from all directions. Some are blessed with an abundance of creativity, others dream and take action through ideas that become objects of necessity and desire. Continue reading

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Back in the U…U…USA

…after five months in Ireland it is good to be back in the greatest country in the world.

So now I’ll start bitchin about it. Continue reading

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it’s just a dream

tell me it’s just a dream and i’ll start all over again Continue reading

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Let’s change the subject

“The time has come,” the walrus said,
“To talk of other things
Of shoes and ships and ceiling wax
Of cabagges and kings Continue reading

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Monet, van Gogh, Renoir, Bill Gates and God

I intended to make the title line into a full sentence by adding … walk into a bar and … but instead will offer up some of my favorite pictures of masterworks for a brief art appreciation session. Continue reading

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Leave the gun. Take the grannoli…another top ten list

In a recent post I included Samuel L. Jackson’s rant from Ezekiel and wrote that Pulp Fiction was in my top ten list of movies.  A few readers (thank you) asked what the others were.  I thought rather than list … Continue reading

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Cain, Law & Paterno…Pulp Fiction II

   Jules Winnfield (Samuel Jackson Pulp Fiction) Oh, I’m sorry!  Did I break your concentration? Cain, Law and Paterno have been in the news frequently …while Pulp Fiction seems to be on cable every other week…the movie is in my … Continue reading

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Beavis and Butt-head Revisited

The problem in the world today is communication. Too much communication. Homer Simpson Hey…hey … huh..thanks… huh…huh… what better way to welcome them back than to lay down a few quotes from Beavis, Butt-head and their friends from the Simpsons … Continue reading

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