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Place history

Then comes the history of places, where the ingathering of people and classes in a single city or state make a historical whole bigger than any one face within it. Modern history is mostly place history, of an ambitious kind: what all the little faces were doing while the bigger faces were looking at each […]

Well, what would the best weapon be that a Martian could use against Earth Men with atomic weapons? The answer was interesting. Telepathy, hypnosis, memory, and imagination. —“The Third Expedition, The Martian Chronicles I’m listening to this while drawing. I haven’t read or listened to it in years and years. So good.

I WIsh There Was Something I Could Quit

Laura worked at home. She worked for the government, being crazy. A full-time job, and the pay wasn’t bad. She didn’t laugh when I put it that way, but she didn’t cry either while cashing the checks. It was true that the government was basically paying her to plot against it. Aaron Cometbus

“I think I’m pretty sure what makes real art comes from deep inside. Not flippety flop to get to the top or learning to swallow your pride”. -Llyn Foulkes The painting is titled The New Renaissance and is in the permanent collection at the San Jose Museum of Art. To see more of his work, […]

Poe

“All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream”. “Boston: Their hotels are bad. Their pumpkin pies are delicious. Their poetry is not so good”.