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My father and me, over seventy years ago, at his studio at 50W. 10th St., NYC.
My father and me, over seventy years ago, at his studio at 50W. 10th St., NYC.

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Letter to my sister.
Sister, O.K. so the reading compulsion only gets worse if you buy a kindle.  But
anyway, I'm still buying used books and today one came in the mail that,
when I started to read it, promised me it's going to be fun.  I wanted
to tell you about it and see ...
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A Mule in my Future?
                                                  The Mule Problem I thought about calling this post The Fantasizer in Chief, because I can't look at myself honestly without acknowledging that I am a real Walter Mitty. I have always been someone who relies ...
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April 2015
Symptomology? or over-think?  When one of my oldest friends died a month ago, I guess I was shaken up.  I don't show grief very easily, almost not at all, but what I do, what I did when my parents died, twenty and thirty years ago respectively, is I break o...
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What Am I Reading? Vol. ll.
12/24/2017 Well I've been re-reading Robert Anton Wilson's Quantum Psychology and his Prometheus Rising .  Really kind of Intellectual candy, from my perspective. Even though he comes down on the Wrong side, politically.  Anyway, he's dead, I think, so I'm ...
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What's new with me is that Martha, my significant other, as they say, is in her fourth week of recovery from a serious, more-than-minimally invasive Spinal Fusion operation, and she is still in great pain, from the incision mostly, and I am doing my best to take care of her. It's a little tiring, but surprisingly easy, since there is no one in this world I'd rather take care of. We trudge together.
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Ranting about Artists; June 23, 2017
I know pretty much what my personal problem with artists is, which is envy mixed with anger; it started with the Oedipus complex, but then it also has do do with my general make-up which is low Chutzpah, minimal draftsmanship ability, and general Avoidance ...
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Murdoch and Influence
...........work in progress...................... I suppose I need to say that I loved Peter J. Conradi's book, Iris Murdoch, A Life.  I've stated elsewhere that I never read a long book through unless I love it and I rarely get more than a few pages in wit...
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