Category: memories

A tragic turn…

Things have been stressful here for the past couple of days; a less than pleasant ending to my winter vacation. First of, as many of you have no doubt noticed, my images haven’t been displaying. This seems to be due to the fact that my web host has either a) had a catastrophic server failure…
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Orbital

There are times when I find myself missing Madison. Old… Not often, mind you, but sometimes, in the snowy, wet mush of winter, the melting water pouring leadenly down stained and cracked concrete slab houses, heavy snowflakes landing with a moist smush on corrugated tin roofs of entirely disposable housing units, the slush of cars…
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Humpday

I hate the tuesday-wednesday-thursday stretch. Wednesday sandwiched inbetween those two unsufferably long days, an exhausted panda wearily tripping home from work at 9 pm on tuesday, shuffling bleary-eyed through wednesday and getting up at 7 on thursday to work another one of those 13 hour days again. The best thing after a long day –…
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I am not Lance Armstrong

I am not lance armstrong. I did not win the Tour de’ France. These words were running through my head this past fourth of july, as I found myself meandering, lost somewhere in the dense foliage of south-western madison. On the surface, the plan was deceptively simple. In the midst of painting a huge oil…
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