Book Excerpt
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Book Excerpt

This blog has been getting a little dusty, guess I should post something.  What follows is an excerpt from an environmentally focused book I’ve been trying to write, as well as a couple of pictures I’ve taken.   I was on an early morning flight to Cincinnati in a small propeller plane. It was a … Continue reading

Status
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Status

A friend told me a while ago that my desire to write and publish, as well as having this blog, exposed my desire for fame.  I’m not sure I convinced him that I wanted nothing to do with fame.  Not that I’m immune to wanting a little attention, or recognition, for creating something of value.  … Continue reading

Flower Bombs
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Flower Bombs

I got fired from a job once because of office politics.  Ironically I’d probably never worked harder or accomplished more for any other firm, but the man who engineered my departure had been against my hiring 13 months before.  He wanted to promote someone from within his team, and it took him a year to … Continue reading

Performance Art
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Performance Art

Interpreting performance art can be a challenge, especially when the art is vulgar or distasteful – i.e., uncomfortable to watch – thereby obscuring its symbolic meaning, which might otherwise be worthy of consideration and able to alter and enhance our view.  I watched a rather distasteful performance last night, but have yet to figure out … Continue reading