A TRUE ACCOUNT OF TALKING TO THE SUN AT FIRE...
The Sun woke me this morning loud and clear, saying "Hey! I've been trying to wake you up for fifteen minutes. Don't be so rude, you are only the second poet I've ever chosen to speak to personally so why aren't you more attentive? If I could burn you through the window I would to wake you up. I can't hang around here all day." "Sorry,...
My friend Ned told me to look up Sempe, and I did, and now I love him. Why didn’t I know about him before? He illustrated Le Petit Nicolas (one of my mom’s favorite books). It’s amazing how people are able to capture feelings such as these in art. an exhibition in Paris of his work, below
Martha strikes again
I had to post this. Martha’s chow chow Ghengis Khan was going to be in Westminster, so Martha thought it would be great to treat him to a night at the Plaza hotel. The plaza made an exception to their no dogs allowed rule and they were able to dine together and have cocktails together in the Rose Bar afterwards. Then they got their “hair” done and retired to their bed chamber...
Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again. This time, more intelligently– Henry Ford
spring around the riverbend
It feels like I have seen this scene in real life so many times.
Norman Rockwell, Mary, and their dog
Norman Rockwell, his wife Mary, and their dog