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Self Portraits

28 December 2008 JohnU 0

Here’s Christmas and the day after.  Christmas (Day 5), it’s one of those holding the camera in front of me, and it accentuates all the […]

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Self Portrait

24 December 2008 JohnU 0

Another day.  Woohoo!  A little bit of Photoshop noise to disguise the lesser parts of my face.  {wicked grin} Next few days I’ll still be […]

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New Dark Voices

24 December 2008 JohnU 0

For the record, these arrived with today’s mail: This is Mike Oliveri and Gene O’Neill and me doing what we do best: telling stories.  Also […]

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Self Portrait

24 December 2008 JohnU 0

I wanted to do more with this, but my Photoshop skills are not that sharp.  Yet.

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Self Portrait

23 December 2008 JohnU 0

Technical difficulties prevented me from posting last night, but didn’t stop me from doing the second self portrait.  Fortunately, it’s not as cold outside in […]

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Self Portrait

21 December 2008 JohnU 0

So, the idea is simple, and admittedly not original: 365 days, starting now, a new self portrait daily. Multiple reasons.  One is to play with […]

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The Forgotten Mailbox

20 December 2008 JohnU 0

Hello everyone! Time once again for another Christmas tale. I hope you enjoy the story. Hope everyone finds themselves in a joyful holiday season, and […]

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Chicago politics

19 December 2008 JohnU 0

I’ll admit I’m only barely following it, but all that stuff in Illinois seems a little overblown, don’t you think?  I mean, News should be […]

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Another Review

30 November 2008 JohnU 0

The latest issue of Cemetery Dance reviews Wings of the Butterfly: “{Wings} gulps you down, chews you up and refuses to spit your bones out.”  […]

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The Ticking of Clocks

24 November 2008 JohnU 0

I often sit on the couch in the living room and read.  When I’m reading there, I’ve got no music playing, and the television is […]