Yes, an Ar-15 is an assault weapon

It just is. And I say this as someone who used to own one and as someone who loved to shoot it. But I sold it – for cash not for any moral and/or politically leaning. Had I not sold it for money, I would have definitely sold it now. (Actually, my ideal dream would … [Read more…]

2017 Birthday Horror-scope

From the Print Edition of today’s Washington Post: This year you often waver between one perspective and another. Those closest to you might be confused by your seesawing points of view. If you are single, try not to hook up with someone who must have stability to feel secure, as you don’t share this desire … [Read more…]

My photos from Artomatic 2016

I did not participate in Artomatic this year. Frankly, I felt like my creative tap had run dry and I had nothing to offer this year. Still my friend Aggie participated and I wanted to go see her exhibit as well as the others. I took my camera and tried to do unusual shit. These … [Read more…]

First baked bread from FWSY

I bought and read Ken Forkish’s Flour Water Salt Yeast: The Fundamentals of Artisan Bread and Pizza a long damn time ago. Ok… maybe a year at most. I desperately wanted to try his methods and recipes for good bread. This Thanksgiving was a great excuse to throw my hat in the ring. Baking bread … [Read more…]

First home studio pics

I bought one of those simple home studio kits with lights and backdrops. This is my first dip of my toe in the studio waters. All of these were taken with a Nikon D750 w/ Nikon 50mm 1/4G. Auto white balance. Auto ISO. Manual mode. Imported into Lightroom but no editing.