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#LeipzigEvents: Call for short films for July "wandering festival" at Leipzig west

I’d forgotten I spotted and took a picture of this announcement the other day. Thank goodness I decided to clean out my smart phone and ran across it; because this is an interesting concept I’d like to share with you, and only now did I look up what the event actually is. 111 more words


Every thing is (not) about race!

I regularly receive comments from people criticizing me for “making everything about race” and “only talking about race” or “limiting my perspective by  714 more words

Thoughts And Perspectives


Evan Hecox is a Colorado-based artist whose work captures the essence of urban environments through a unique process that involves careful, first-hand observations of his surroundings and then progresses into drawings and paintings that are striking in their graphic simplicity.   169 more words

Art And Design

~Let it rain~

What makes a person love the rain?

Perhaps a reflection of their buried pain

Too proud to acknowledge

So deep it hides

Somehow it feels better… 7 more words


A Plea on Behalf of Thrift Stores: The Social Economics of Shopping

On a beautiful early summer afternoon in Vancouver, Robson street is crowded with unhurried shoppers. This has long been Vancouver’s main drag for shopping and major international retailers line the downtown street. 578 more words



Laura Berger is a Chicago-based artist with a sense of the whimsical. Her  paintingscards and animations are simple yet ebullient.

The artist states: “I’m interested in exploring our connections to ourselves and each other, the idea of finding novelty and adventure in everyday life, our rituals, symbols, nature, dreams, travel, our quest for self-development, and how we piece it all together to create personal meaning and a sense of belonging to the greater whole.” You can purchase her works… 11 more words

Art And Design

~The hungry poet~

Saturday I ate one cheeseburger

Sunday was the same

My children had three square though–it is for them that I wane

I wish this upon no other; But for this life I am thankful… 15 more words