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MOSTLY dead

MOSTLY dead

Inigo Montoya: He’s dead. He can’t talk.  Miracle Max: Whoo-hoo-hoo, look who knows so much. It just so happens that your friend here is only MOSTLY dead. There’s a big difference between mostly dead and all dead. Mostly dead is slightly alive. With all dead, well, with all dead there’s usually only one thing youContinue Reading MOSTLY dead

Schwartz’s Point

Schwartz’s Point

I recently wrote and illustrated a feature for Cincinnati’s alternative newspaper, CityBeat,  about a jazz club in Cincinnati called Schwartz’s Point. You can see the piece  here. Below is an excerpt and additional photos of the club which didn’t run with the story. If you’re in Cincinnati, or get a chance to visit- be sureContinue Reading Schwartz’s Point

The Monk Part III

The Monk Part III

If anything, the cave art of the Neanderthals instructs us that, at the end of the day, that man’s urge to hunt, and create, stands among his most primal, consistent and earliest needs.   Yet, curiously, while man as hunter, provider, has always been respected; man as an artist has seldom been revered.  Man’s ability to create hasContinue Reading The Monk Part III