PATINA - a green or brown film on the surface of bronze or similar metals, produced by oxidation over a long period. This covers a lot of territory. Most of it human. It's why in the sun, they might appear like gold, but catch them sitting in the shade, and they look like what they … Continue reading PATINA – IT’S ONLY GOLD IN SUNLIGHT
I’ve learned to write thoughts down when I have them these days. Mostly because I’ll forget those thoughts ten seconds after I have them. Unless I’m really stoned. Then I forget them about three and half seconds after I have them. I look at them the next day and usually have one of three reactions. … Continue reading UNHINGED, UNFIT, AND UNBELIEVABLE – BY TOM CURLEY
I was lucky enough to have a truly remarkable and unique experience. It happened on July 4, 1976. It was part of the huge Bicentennial celebration in New York City in honor of the 200th Birthday of the Declaration Of Independence. There were festivities all over the city for a whole week. There was a … Continue reading BICENTENNIAL FIREWORKS – BY ELLIN CURLEY
BLACK & WHITE SUNDAY: TEXTURE One really old ironwood tree in Phoenix. Being well cared for by its owner, it was the largest ironwood I've ever seen. For your information, ironwood is so heavy, it doesn't float. Three pictures, one ancient ironwood tree. I think ironwood trees are nothing but texture.