Tag: art

Today is the birthday of American writer Laura Hillenbrand (1967)

The author of two best-selling books of nonfiction: Seabiscuit: An American Legend (2001) and Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption (2010).Hillenbrand grew up in Fairfax, Virginia, and spent her childhood riding horses on the family farm, a stone cottage on the banks of the Potomac River that was once used…

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Trying ceramics as a new art form. Lots to learn.


I only worked on these for about an hour and a half and am exhausted. Maybe I better stick to writing!


Textured acrylic

Today”s paintings. Tomorrow I’ll start using a painting for a cover to a poem that I’ll attempt to add music to.


New 3_D Art

working on this 4 x 8 foot space painting. ┬áMy next 4 x 8 will be more artistic, I hope.  


Art   Never seen before in the stormy clusters of the light of day, my paintings mirror the dark of night and never show any snowy white light in my world where dark generates passion   and fear. My wife opened the door and saw there was no light and only night. “Stop painting and…

Refurbishing an old steamer trunk.

              I had planned on using hand painted canvas pictures to cover the flat areas of this trunk, but changed my mind to faux finish it instead.I don’t really have a plan, just keep on working on it, but it is starting to shape up. I plan on using…

My passion for everything has evaporated, thus today’s poem.

My Muses Calliope who inspired me to write a poem a day has left my life, and dreaming of the dawn, I wonder where has she gone. Clio comes to mind and she enthuses my historical writing until I encounter Erato and her sister Euterpe who stimulate me to write lyrical poetry, but when I…

Last painting of 2013.