Posted: August 21, 2015 Filed under: photography, places, sight seeing, time | Tags: backwoods churches, photography, southeast texas
Part of a documentary project on backwoods churches in The Big Thicket country of southeast Texas that I worked on during the ’70s and ’80s.
Posted: August 19, 2015 Filed under: people, photography | Tags: art, fashion, hill tribes, mekong river
A profusion of textile art on my friend who lives in the mountains on the Mekong River near Laos.
Posted: August 17, 2015 Filed under: books, movies, sight seeing, writers | Tags: ernest hemingway, writers
Ernest Hemingway’s boyhood home in Oak Park, Ill. “Il faut, d’abord, durer.” – (“First of all, one must endure.”) – A saying of Hemingway, from a letter.
Posted: July 27, 2015 Filed under: Buddhism Zen, states of mind, time, writing | Tags: Wittgenstein, zen humor
The Gang: The tiger is tamed or unleashed?
2.0131 A spatial object must be situated in infinite space. (A spatial point is an argument-point.) – From the Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus.
Posted: July 6, 2015 Filed under: music, people | Tags: everly brothers, mark knopfler, musicology, why worry
My music friend Peter O’Brien of Britain, who edited Omaha Rainbow for many years, posted this video of Why Worry, written by Mark Knopfler and sung by the Everly Brothers, and it’s too good not to pass along. Click here.
Posted: July 4, 2015 Filed under: photography, places, time | Tags: karaoke clubs, mae salong, the color red
A karaoke club for teenagers in Mae Salong. iPhone photo.
Posted: June 15, 2015 Filed under: Uncategorized
Painting on wood by Jack, the departed owner of the former Heaven’s Beach Bar.
3.3421 A particular method of symbolizing may be unimportant, but it
is always important that this is a possible method of symbolizing.
And this happens as a rule in philosophy: The single thing
proves over and over again to be unimportant, but the possibility
of every single thing reveals something about the nature of
the world. – From the Tractatus