Showing posts from 2015

Wishing You L-O-V-E Love in 2016

2015 Meta Reflections

Farewell Ellsworth Kelly

Cy Twombly

The Band: "Christmas Must Be Tonight"

Terminology Clarification: Martyr

Diane Simpson at the Boston ICA

Religion and the Problem of Difference

How About Some Stuart Davis?

Sidney Wade: "Beatitudes"

Jazz, Religion, and Cherry-Picking

In Defense of Brutalism: Harvard's Gund Hall

Louis Menand: How History Is Elusive

Fountains of Wayne: "A Road Song"

Civilization and Barbarism

Maureen Gallace Shoreline Painting

Eye-Popping Ellsworth Kelly

"Surfer Girl": A Timeless Masterpiece

New To Me: Frank Owen

What's So Bad About Quiet Desperation?

an e. e. cummings poem

"Correct" and "Incorrect" Religion

Another Cool Dance Mash Up: "Uptown Funk"

The Art of the Book Cover

Cat Consciousness, and Ours

Thomas Struth Photos: People at Museums

Wait. Tom Wolfe Resigned?

Retire This Reaction Shot

A November Hike

Kerouac: Mexico City Blues

Heaven Just Got Hipper

An Atheist Meets God In Heaven

Irene Lipton Detail

The Aging Face

Crazy Talk

Forsythia In Autumn

Self Improvement and Me

Random Music Notes: John Trudell and More

Sebastian Smee: The Allure and Mystery of Portraits

Rosemarie Castoro's Dynamic Op Art

Felix the Cat As Role Model

At Home In the Natural World

Constantine P. Cavafy

Just Another Spectacular Sunset

The Go-Betweens: "When People Are Dead"

Jon Imber's Maximal Abstracts

Highly Miscellaneous

Poem For My Cat

Great Photo from Paul Theroux's "Deep South"

The Pope's Regret, and Growth

The Beatitudes

Caravaggio: The Crowning With Thorns

Some Solace

Illegal, Immoral, and Ineffective

Miles: Someday My Prince Will Come

Emerson, the Ocean, and the Shore

Study In Curved Light

Oscar Tuazon at the DeCordova