From its cash-strapped school district and embattled police department, to its eye-popping poverty and unemployment rates, Philly presents real challenges and opportunities for those bold active citizens who dare to engage and transform the system.
I would be William Shakespeare—zounds. / But I am madder than 12 Ezra Pounds. [Poem]
The picture here, then, is an image of some images which, in turn, are images of other images. A mirror mirror mirror sort of thing, one might say.
Anybody heard of Ernie Gehr?
This kinda reminds me of Ernie Gehr.
Bonaparte Now we inhabit Paris France (Parisian girls unfurled) French coffee with tax 211 (Best brothels in the world) Yo, we hate the wimps Pierre Baguettes no American rolls Why should I look at a Henry Matisse? Still Paris’ mornings for our souls Google failed actor Eugene Atget Old man of Parisian […]
Hot Pants Are So 1970 I was scared to write at Hooter’s 12 pair of hot pants there I consumed all the big tight chests My waitress’s bleach-blonde hair She was Barbie; I am Ken No corset tied ’cross her back A man in a green ironed uniform Holstered a pistol; my heart […]
I took this pic yesterday morning at about 11, maybe. There was a garden beneath the window, and two elderly people tending the garden wanted to know what I was doing. I tried to think of something witty to say, but instead just thought to myself: “Don’t worry. I am just jealous of Eugene Atget.”
Wikipedia Footnote: Eugène Atget (February 12, 1857 – August 4, 1927) was a French photographer noted for his photographs documenting the architecture and street scenes of Paris. An inspiration for the surrealists and other artists, his work only gained wide attention after his death.