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world calligraphy day

My father is a self taught calligrapher. He taught me the rudiments of italics and other hands after a teacher complained about my handwriting. I continued to practice italics at an amateur level for years, obsessively repeating my shaky upright … Continue reading

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progress

When I am not working I have the impression I know what to do.Once I start I am lost. The eye is very precise.You risk losing the expression.The head of an Egyptian in the Louvremissing its eyesbrings it out.I don’t … Continue reading

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#fakeemilydickinson

I do not know just where it went, This thing I want to see. It vanished from the still pale frame Into my history.   I plied the keys, I sailed the wires Forever and a day. But Death had … Continue reading

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this was new york

When ironic hipsters were earnest. Some new lyrics might be in order: Everybody knows that the data’s strip-mined Everybody knows that the wires are tapped Everybody knows that an ad will follow Everybody knows that your steps are mapped @ … Continue reading

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