Category: movies films
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: […]
scraps and crap
Someone asked for my black bean soup recipe. This is a first for me. Smith’s random black bean soup 3 segments of garlic 1 very large onion or 3 smaller ones 3 carrots 4 stalks celery chop the above, add to large pan with 1/3 cup olive oil and saute add tablespoon ground cumin, black […]
Smith & Lady Poems March 2015 – Lady’s #12
Where did we come from? The taste for an / aesthetic, the faille of complimentary patterns,
IN THIS BIG DREAM REALITY
I find my true abilities, long-lost, / finally remembered
Daniel Thompson marionette by Michael Bradley – fotosmith Going out with a troupe today to film scenes for a Daniel Thompson documentary (1935-2004, Poet Laureate Cuyahoga County) built around a marionette of Daniel made by Michael Bradley, Jim Wolpaw directing. I and the others are props, extras, whatnot. Michael commented on Facebook, “great…..looks like we […]
Smith & Lady at the beach, monitoring the situation.
The Lady from Shanghai, 1947
still from The Lady from Shanghai – foto by Smith Saw for the second time one of my favorite film noirs – The Lady from Shanghai starring Orson Welles and his estranged wife Rita Hayworth. The 1947 film was written, produced and directed by Welles as well. I shot these stills from my laptop monitor […]
Cognitive Therapy and Shamanism
Coping with loss of signal, regaining signal
THE PONYTAILS WERE KILLING US
Sustainable capitalism–it’s a plan.
Do the right thing
Interview with church people, speculation & rumors.