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1. This is the day John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas Texas in 1963. I was a first year fine art student then at the School of The Art Institute of Chicago. When I heard he was murdered I said to my friend Margaret McKenna - I bet Jackie… Read More
Estranged from nearly everyone to some degree, alone . Do you prefer death by a single stroke or by a thousand small cuts?
1. The Day of the Dead is fast passing 10:36 P.M. C.S.T. Never learned Spanish though I tried lived in a neighborhood in Chicago
that became Mexican. Tried… Read More
Today walked to UPS store with Joe Woodside. Talked with Joe Zucker on the telephone a week ago Friday And the Saturday before that I saw Peter Saul at The Minneapolis Institute of Art for the first time in 50 years. I introduced my spouse Pamela to Peter at the institute, I had a couple of… Read More
Rainy Monday night in Southwest Minneapolis and I was going to write something and then I thought I just felt unwell from my neuropathy which has been worse lately. The condition arises from my nerve damage when I suffered my fall last year and broke my neck and both wrists. The surgeon said it… Read More
Today is my grand daughter’s fifth birthday, her birth made me a grand father.i did not see her today or talk to her though I saw her on Instagram in a piece her mother posted of her at various ages, very sweet pictures. Yesterday I saw her on a new bike with training wheels on her Dad’s… Read More