On Holiday

There are some scheduled posts while I am away. I leave you with this – “Sweet Dreams”, by the incomparable Roy Buchanan. Two versions, one 1973 ( there is a third later version if you let the queue continue after the first video), as he was being discovered, and one later, 1976, just as hisContinue reading “On Holiday”

I Lost A Friend…..

Lee was one of my housemates at SUNY New Paltz, my first college. A lot of fun times. I last saw Lee in 2003/4, when he was in NYC. We had dinner, drinks, and shared lots of memories. Missing from image above, taken at graduation, is Marc Wolf. I believe Lee took the photo. WhatContinue reading “I Lost A Friend…..”

Surgery – Hallux Ridigus

On Tuesday, February 5, I had foot reconstruction surgery for my right big toe. I have been suffering with a growing arthritic problem for 15 years. It had become incredibly painful for the past few months, the accumulated bone spurs preventing the toe from bending during normal walking. I tried many non surgical remedies toContinue reading “Surgery – Hallux Ridigus”

Shadow Self

When I first picked up a camera, coming from years of painting, sculpture, and printmaking, I always wondered how I could put myself physically within the image. How could I show my “hand”? A question that I always think about, how can a photograph connect the inside – our thoughts and emotions, to the outsideContinue reading “Shadow Self”