Archive for the ‘Art’ Category

February 5, 2011 0

like a velvet glove cast in iron…

By in Art, Life, Me

I just discovered the horrible news that Tura Satana , one of my all time favorite cult film actresses and star of Russ Meyer’s Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! died last night in Reno, Nevada. I’m absolutely crushed by the news. I first discovered Tura Satana in London, England in 1995. Several of my friends and […]

October 4, 2009 2


By in Art, Me

I’ve completed my first painting since 1995 and I’m very happy with how it came out. For a long time I wasn’t sure it would end up looking like what I had seen in my head, which is probably why it took me long to finish it (over a year). The idea evolved somewhat over […]

September 28, 2009 9


By in Art, Life, Me, Pets

My cat Thurston passed away two months ago this past Saturday it it pretty much put a pretty big damper on my summer. He became pretty ill at the end of June with Chronic-Active Renal Insufficiency. He rallied after a few days but most of my focus was diverted to making sure he felt well […]

July 28, 2008 4

birthday presents

By in Art, Life, Me

I got some great gifts from friends for my birthday this year. One is this beautiful reproduction of an Italian poster for Breakfast at Tiffany’s that my friends Sara and Kate got me. I love it! Audrey Hepburn is one of my favorite actresses and Breakfast at Tiffany’s is one of my favorite movies! I […]