Art & Culture

mouth mufled

from lips

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“BLUES, BOOZE…” and VIDEO ON DEMAND

Musical Entity, Devoted to Stage, goes Video

Wisconsin Photo Blogger - Spring is for the birds!

Time to get busy! Nests to build, broods to hatch.

Wisconsin Photo Blogger - Things are breaking up around here

False spring and ice & things.

It's been a long dreary winter here and frankly I've had enough of it. I'm ready for something different. I shouldn't complain, it's not like it was when I was young and winter meant snow and cold guaranteed. These days...

voyage à cythere

man is a chasm

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Body political

For Billy Che, who remembers everything

This body-of-mine is political. This body has been falling apart since 2005. This body-of-mine remains immensely strong. This body-of-mine remains & a beautiful 'chose'. It is necessary to understand that the first experience of the body, for the poor, is...

JOSE FELICIANO TIES BRAILLE CONCERN TO LOCAL APPEARANCE

Jose Feliciano touts Braille while touring

At a pre-arranged meet-and-greet, prior to his concert on February 18 at the Poway Performing Arts Center, guitarist/singer/composer Jose Feliciano mingled with attendees and guests of the San Diego Braille Institute. The meeting, which included admission to the concert, was...

into ice

sleep at last

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depth

Still standing

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exquisite melodrama

parable to tell

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Wisconsin Photo Blogger - Recent, Random Observations

Recent, Random Observations from Wisconsin

With June coming to a close, I feel like the spring we look forward to so much in this climate was gone in a flash. Winter lingers, but spring pops up and makes a rapid passage to summer's warm and...

Wisconsin Photo Blogger - The Fall Palette

The fall palette

Just before the election is probably not the best time to post a photo essay. Then again if you (like me) try to tune out the final few days and just wait for the damn results, then this might be...