Doodling on the phone while watching Shohei Ohtani hit home runs on the tablet.

Hygienic haiku

It’s time to replace my toothbrush.

A turn of phrase

Re-reading some Wendell Berry and enjoyed this description of Uncle Andrew.

Some light verse


Blue! No Yellow!

I’m sure there are bigger fans of Shel’s work than me, but not many. Question is quoted from Monty Python and the Holy Grail for the uninitiated.

Gregory’s goth advice

Existentially tortured…great…same difference. 

Hidden among all that is…

Friday poems

A poem

mystery poem

Written after learning that a man I care about will soon die. My prayers for he and his family…


8-12-16 being happy

Fun to draw/paint a larger face and pair it with this quote from one of Mr. Wendell Berry’s poems.


8-11-16 geranium

Here’s another one that didn’t make the cut for The New Yorker. Orchids go for Lord Byron every time.