Friday, August 26, 2011


Please use the better view link to see it properly proportioned as Blogger and I seem to have a real problem getting it right!
Better view

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

THe Blackwater Gospel

Bachelor film project 2011 from The Animation Workshop
Best viewed on You Tube, I can't get it wide enough here.
I got a copy that wasn't loaded with stupid comments. Take
it for what it is, a cautionary tale.

Wednesday, June 1, 2011


This is an animation, an animation done in oil. It is not an artist being unable to make up his mind about what he wants to paint. The artist, Duane Keiser, really has a handle on his subject matter. I think it's simply brilliant.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Liking Is for Cowards. Go for What Hurts. By Jonathan Franzen

Jonathan Franzen is the author, most recently, of “Freedom.” This essay is adapted from a commencement speech he delivered on May 21 at Kenyon College.



"In the long run we get no more than we have been willing to risk giving." -Sheldon Kopp

Monday, April 18, 2011

Will Smith inspiration

"It isn't what happens to us that causes us to suffer; it's what we say to ourselves about what happens." -Pema Chodron