Month: November 2018

  • shadow finger, the uncrashed car, 92 yr-old madness

    from A Page of Madness, 1926, Teinosuke Kinugasa director Watched the 1926 Japanese silent movie “A Page of Madness” – the strangest most amazing depiction of mental illness I’ve seen on film. 30 minutes in, in the middle of an insane melee in the madhouse, the film disappears, turns to grey static with the message: […]

  • 2 hatcheck girl poems, 600 years apart

    Hafiz (1320-1389) and I wrote a hatcheck girl poem 600+ years apart. THE HATCHECK GIRL by Hafiz Why Are there So few in the court Of a perfect Saint? Because Every time you are near Him You have to leave pieces Of your Soul With The hatcheck Girl Who won’t give them Back—- O O […]