Thoughts Out Of Season

Some early morning postmodern bullshit…(lol)

Thoughts Out of Season I ran across this photo and quote from Pablo Picasso that someone posted on FaceBook, and it reminded me of how postmodern mysticism manifests within the photography world: “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up,” – Pablo Picasso This is John […]

The Last Man: You Can See It In Our “Art” 

The Last Man: You Can See It In Our “Art” 

What Memorial Day Means to Me

What Memorial Day means to me My grandfather, Charles Ross Jines entered life eternal at 9:40 PM, Fathers Day, June 19, 2005. He was born to Charles Sr. and Lillian Jines on January 21, 1916. During the Great Depression, Charles was forced to leave formal education to work in the Chicago stock yards to help […]

An Awesome Day…

What an awesome day. I took Bertha down to Corona where I worked my ass off taking the old house apart. A good friend stopped to help, and we had a few good laughs about how fucked up the world is today. My wife brought the truck when she got off work, and we packed […]

Good morning #NewMexico!

In the coolness of the desert morning my love she calls to me, awake! awake! awake! my love, for the day is ours to see!

4:05 AM… The desert is glowing bright…

4:05 AM… The desert is glowing bright as day in response to Moonlight’s loving gaze, as the dry grasses rattle in rhythmic rhyme, dancing in a sort of wild celebration of the early morning air.

The Moon Is So Bright… 3:33 AM

The moon is so bright this morning, I could pound nails in the dark without striking a finger. I just fired-up the old wood stove to help dispel the chill from the early morning desert air. It’s an old coal potbelly stove, the kind they used to use on train cars and railway stations all across […]

A gentle rain…

A gentle rain patters across the matted grass, as the black of night’s darkness gives way to the Dawning of the day.