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The Three Uses of Fame

The Three Uses of Fame

I’ve done some thinking about fame over the years. I came of age in the late 1980’s, in a part of the world and a youth culture where fame mattered a great deal, along with money and external beauty—a toxic triumvirate for a sixteen-year-old with absolutely no work ethic, to say the least. Thankfully, I […]

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Your Mother’s Day gift

Your Mother’s Day gift

I had to move back in with my mom for a time, during one of those periods that occur in a young artist’s life. We both wanted to paint every day (I was a painter back then). We kept getting caught up in other things, like laundry, doctor’s appointments, and so forth. We realized something […]

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Every One We Get

Every One We Get

Tonight there’s a lunar eclipse. I think we’d be able to see it round here if it weren’t cloudy. I’ve been thinking about this short in connection with eclipses and other events that inspire human beings with superstition. I like this story because it’s both dark and light. It was the old, old story, he […]

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