Petrified Forest

The trouble with me is I belong to a vanishing race.

I’m one of the intellectuals.

That, that means you’ve got brains! Hmmm. Yes. Brains without purpose. Noise without sound, shape without substance.

The Petrified Forest, 1936

we created


as a means to share the fancies, druthers, and various other sundries that accumulate between emails, phone calls, and face-to-face encounters. It is a website, an mp3 blog, and a muted jingle jangle of random thoughts

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