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Sketchbook #16: Margie Neuhaus

  “I’m aware of a push and pull, between a kind of structural logic and more spontaneous gestures. The drawings are all records of decisions at various levels of awareness. My weavings and sculptures share […]

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Sketchbook #15: Jacque Rochester

  “Flesh is the reason oil paint was invented.” Chaim Soutine I love that quote and maybe charcoal should be added, too. Jacque Rochester’s work is luscious and generous but she’s awfully sparse with her […]

What Meets The Eye

Der Defätist / The Defeatist

Der Defätist / The Defeatist

jelly nebula quadrille

who is lapping up the blue barrowful of what Alice said to herself… who dares kicking the slick critters emerge from the jellyfish nebula glittering like andean flamingos sliding across the ice we know they […]

Der Defätist / The Defeatist

someone looked down

  someone looked down & saw a pea swimming between noodles whilst in the very dish he saw nodules as he declared: This is cool manganese nodules, so fresh quite a project & neat pain […]

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Bad Kitty

Bad Kitty

BAD KITTY AND THE TOOTHACHE

A toothache, thought Bad Kitty, is like someone else’s dog scratching at your guest-bedroom door all night. A toothache is a cold vibrating funnel sucking in the undone chores (the unanswered emails, the phone calls […]

Letters to the Editor

Parables

Parables

Parable for Our Times

  Michele and I were swimming our laps in adjoining lanes at the city pool on 25th street. When she passed me going the other way, I playfully reached under the lane divider and stroked […]