Tag Archives: a cartoonist’s life

a poem about google

I wrote a poem in my head today.   Remembered it all when I got home, in spite of taking photographs and going to the Post Office and drinking a giant Java Wave coffee from the Family Express. Go home Google, … Continue reading

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today

Freidrichshaven, 1918.  I don’t know whether today was the airplane or the house. (Dino Park Part 2 tomorrow.   Also, where’s my lens?)

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a cubic cat

Had the Polaroid Cube in my pocket when I dropped in at the vet’s this morning for a fresh supply of minty fishballs*, and was moved to try to photograph Sebastian, one of the the resident cats. This Sebastian is … Continue reading

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the flu

Is horrible.  Hurts? Everything. Hair. Toenails. World, I kind of hate you right now. Come back later, please.

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winter has arrived

After a mild and almost snowless November and December, the new year has brought winter with it.  I took my new Polaroid Cube toy camera out to record some ultra wide angle images of our first snowy day. I was … Continue reading

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new fountain pen guilt

Hey, it’s a thing.  Normally, you should be gloriously  un-guilty about your collection of fountain pens: they’re actual tools, they last almost forever if you take good care of them,  and as a working artist, you’re pretty good about avoiding … Continue reading

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thanksgiving aftermath in three steps

The new stainless steel roasting pan: at Williams -Sonoma on sale last summer with part of the tax refund.

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to a cyclist on a winter evening

Hey, you, / you riding a bicycle in the dark and cold/ with a little yellow light on your helmet and a white one and a red one/ on your handlebars and the back of your seat respectively/ that alternately … Continue reading

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asking for some smartphone advice, android experts

A break from the usual to ask anyone out there who knows a bit about Android smartphones for some advice.  I have a Nexus 5, which I love, and now I bet you know what I am going to ask. … Continue reading

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on the price of butter

The price of butter is relevant to many (if not most) cartoonists.  (Unless you don’t eat dairy, and even then, you may be shopping for those who do.)  It’s a fact of life that the “artistic” spouse/roommate/family member, particularly if … Continue reading

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