Despite Celia’s lack of a modernist sensibility, her appreciation of certain modernist works has increased with time. More
Today we took off from Chicago, heading out to Des Moines by car. It was a great day for driving. I absolutely love looking at Iowa farm fields. The terrain and the speed create scenes that are hypnotizing. The textures, the forms, the colors. . . wow!
Imagine peace in this world!
The 500 block of West Oakdale is one of my favorites, partly because of these wonderful old brick row houses that, because of their white paint, seem like they belong in Washington, DC. I think these are some of the oldest attached houses in my vicinity, dating back to the early 1890s. More
Moving a blog is possible but hair-raising. The worst is over. The essentials are in place, leaving only some fine-tuning.
One of the most blessed hours of the day is five o’clock, when workers stream out into the city streets, liberated from their jobs. The sunlight floats down along the endless facade of a pillared bank, intersecting with each tread, whether heavy or light.