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Bambu

I cannot begin to express how much this display at The Met really got under my skin. There is nothing I could say that could tell how seeing just mounds and mounds of gorgeously arranged bamboo that one could climb, … Continue reading

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Just a Thought

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in … Continue reading

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Just a Thought

Science is what we understand well enough to explain to a computer. Art is everything else we do. —Donald Knuth

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Just a Thought

Science may be described as the art of systematic oversimplification. —Karl Popper

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Ah…Spring!

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Jury Duty and City Lights – Oh and Day One

I’ve been called to jury duty. I’ve been chosen, or empaneled, or seated, or whatever word one uses. This is mostly cool and only slightly has bad timing. As I was leaving court today though I got to see the … Continue reading

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I’ve been crazy sick lately, and as I started to recover I decided to get back into postcrossing. So I sent out just a freaking ton of these from my impressionist collection of cards.

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Send Something Delight!

I love sendsomething. This particular sendsomething person is someone I’ve exchanged stuff with before and it is always marvelous and thought provoking. Always a delight. I was so glad to see another postcard with their signature at the bottom! Again, … Continue reading

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Art for Ransom.ORG

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Some Art is Perfection

I adore this postcard. Not just because it is awesome, but also because it captures entirely the joy of getting mail, and of being transported to another place with that mail. There is also the joy or sadness a letter … Continue reading

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