Monthly Archives: February 2012

Gnomicon 001

If you have not already done so, you may wish to read the Introduction to Gnomica. Gnomicon  001 W 29 Feb 2012 Force and mind are opposites; morality ends where a gun begins. Ayn Rand (2 Feb 1905 – 6 … Continue reading

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Introductory remarks on a new blog category: gnomica

It has occurred to me from time to time to do a citation, a citation from some ‘name’ – and then offer a brief comment in connection therewith. I imagine these brevities as specialized forms of my category obiter dicta, … Continue reading

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Misha: a final goodbye

There is one more painting I have of lovely Misha (starting here, cycle back to see earlier art of this beautiful woman) that I want to post.  It seemed appropriate to do so with this rare beauty on this rare … Continue reading

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Presidential Series – USA #829 1938

William McKinley 29 Jan 1843 – 14 Sep 1901 803  Franklin     804  Washington     805  Washington M     806  Adams 807  Jefferson     808  Madison     809  White House     810  James Monroe 811  John Quincy Adams     812  Jackson     813  Van Buren     814  Harrison 815  … Continue reading

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Revenge Should Have No Bounds 019

[If you have not already done so, you must read the Introduction before proceeding.] 001     002     Prologue 001-002     003     004     005     Chap 1 003-005 Chap 2 006     007     008     Chap 3 007-008     009     010     Chap 4 009-010     011     … Continue reading

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Chicago princess

She was very, very dear to me, and at one point she worked in Chicago – to be exact, on a floor of the Hancock Building near the head of the Magnificent Mile that is North Michigan Avenue.  It was … Continue reading

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Presidential Series – USA #828 1938

Benjamin Harrison 20 Aug 1833 – 13 Mar 1901 803  Franklin     804  Washington     805  Washington M     806  Adams 807  Jefferson     808  Madison     809  White House     810  James Monroe 811  John Quincy Adams     812  Jackson     813  Van Buren     814  Harrison 815  … Continue reading

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