Always enjoyed drawing and painting… and as my facility with words developed through the years… an interest in writing. Favorite author is Lawrence Durrell (Alexandria Quartet)… written a couple novels (click on the covers of AMAZONAS and MAN IN A BLACK CAR among my art postings to the right for more info)… Love movies, listening to music, and traveling… Born and raised on the West Coast… lived at the beach many years and enjoyed the sand and surf lifestyle… Now in Texas enthralled by the raw power of lightning storms… and still drawing, painting, and writing…

  • Joined: January 2008

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THE ORACLE - Juicy Quotes for Despairing Hearts

“The expression that there is nothing to express, / nothing with which to express, no power to / express, no desire to express, together with the / obligation to express.” / — Three Dialogues with / George Duthuit / “A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes / to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.” / …
Posted almost 11 years – 3 comments

FIRST SALE THANKS

Thank you, kind soul, for your purchase… one of my favorites… SLUM GODDESS IN DEEP BLUE… enjoy… / — Gary
Posted almost 11 years – 3 comments

ON THE ARTIST LIVING IN OBSCURITY

There was a movie called Il Posto (The Job) made during the European New Wave era. It was about a young clerk rising in the drab confines of a corporate office in Italy. At one point (as I remember it), an older clerk dies and opens up a position in the office. When authorities go to the dead man’s meager apartment to take stock of his belongings, they find stacks and stacks of manuscripts he has…
Posted about 11 years – 5 comments
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