Abandoned Backwoods Church in East Texas

piano under wrapsPart of a documentary project on backwoods churches in The Big Thicket country of southeast Texas that I worked on during the ’70s and ’80s.

Forever Fashion

IMG_0148.JPGA profusion of textile art on my friend who lives in the mountains on the Mekong River near Laos.

First You Must Last

hemingway-boyhood-home-color2Ernest 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.

Oh, Yeah…Wittgenstein Strikes!

The Gang: The tiger is tamed or unleashed?

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.

The Everly Brothers, Chet Atkins, Mark Knopfler, Mark McDonald

Everly_Brothers_102942507My 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.

Night Out In Mae Salong

IMG_2120.JPGA karaoke club for teenagers in Mae Salong. iPhone photo.

Wittgenstein Trying to Touch It

Painting on wood by Jack, the departed owner of the former Heaven's Beach Bar.

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


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