Saturday, March 24, 2018
In addition to my work as a visual artist, I also teach college-level writing and have been doing so for more than thirty years. E...
Thursday, November 30, 2017
island of lost souls
I’d always considered Island of Lost Souls a movie about human psychology—an allegory for the concept of the beast within. The way in whic...
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
kiss me deadly
I grew up, in the Sixties, hearing the oft-repeated argument that our technology, in the form of the nuclear bomb, had developed faster tha...
Sunday, September 3, 2017
the lost cause
The linchpin of my upcoming exhibit is a painting of two men in business suits, shaking hands. Followers of this blog have seen this image ...
Monday, August 14, 2017
Charlottesville happened over the weekend, and one can already foresee, as I write on this Monday morning, the week’s CNN obsessions: Trump...
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Every painting in my upcoming exhibit, Grip , features a male hand curled into a grip of some kind. In one painting, two men engage in a si...
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
She was being beaten on the street by her husband, in the middle of the day, in plain sight of passersby, because she had refused to obey h...
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