Welcome…

… but be forewarned. You’ve stumbled onto my patch of cyber “real” estate. If odd drawings of semi-naked, not-so-polite people will offend you, limit your views to the “Published Work” pages. Don’t go to… Continue reading

SOCIAL PARASITISM

This post is a fish as human anthropomorphism as a metaphor for ARTWORLD. But it’s not perfect, as the supposed parallels are often not there and my biology ain’t all right either. Let… Continue reading

THERE’S NO APP FOR THIS

Current events bring to mind the adverts in the print ‘zines sent to old folks like me. Not the “I’ve fallen and can’t get [it] up!” ones, but the ones about the simple… Continue reading

HE PLAYS ONE ON TV

It would be foolish to think politics is not theater. Is it not a show? Don’t its actors speak lines with varying levels of sincerity and skill? Isn’t it the case where the… Continue reading

LOW INTRIGUE AND THE LITTLE ARTS

THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT MINORITY of folk who feel they had it better some time ago. They believe that electing someone who pisses off the “establishment” is gonna bring those good times back.… Continue reading

WORLD TURNED UPSIDE DOWN

YOU CAN CERTAINLY SAY that’s the way it is today, The world seems turned upside down compared to the way it was in the 60s, 50s, the 18 or 1690s, even—you pick your… Continue reading

HALCYON DAZE

“The old myth that his raft, his world, is especially favoured and protected now seems ridiculous. He has seen and understood the message from the distant supernovae; he knows the sun is growing… Continue reading

DRIBBLE DOWN THEORY

Yes, today there is foremost, angry nature [Houston, Mumbai] and crazy men with nukes, but along with the ever present banal yet cruel indifference of chance, there is still this … ALL CARTOONIST… Continue reading

GALLERIE PURGATORIE

BEFORE ABOUT TWO CENTURIES AGO art was something only the very rich had. Back then, the top one per cent crowd would be surrounded by portraits, murals and tapestries. But for the rest… Continue reading

ECLIPSE CLICHÉ

FIRST, LET ME APOLOGIZE to all the other cartoonists, pro and amateur, who came up with the very same idea. I honestly thought this up all by myself around noon today, 8/17/17 and… Continue reading

FUNNY PICTURES

“A work of art is a world of signs, at least to the poet’s nursery bookself sheltered behind the artist’s ear.” —Susan Howe BACK IN DAY, He could swim one hundred yards in… Continue reading