Art

Stand with Rebel Music: Native America

My English ancestors came to America before the American Revolution. Buried deep in my Heverly generations, stands one, mysterious, beautiful, lone Native American Woman… I treasure her… She is in my blood! I STAND WITH HER. I STAND WITH HER PEOPLE TOO!!!! Together in strength we can speak…

Just In Time

Strength, what is it and how does it come to us?  Many of us have experienced a time when we went through a difficult struggle or life crisis.  It might be the death of a family member, loss of a job, financial problems or the betrayal by someone…

Frost Bite

  Allister knew that the cloud cover couldn’t show up in time. He placed his hands on the horizon arm’s length, and discovered he only had two, maybe three hours of daylight. It was already cold. His fingers ached as breath spumed in nebulae that crystallized, fell: Frost…

Candle

Love is like a flame When it’s out you can’t see yourself I burnt as I lit You sprayed me with blood I crackled but I re-lit to zen You could reburn a blown flame But how will you rebuild the wax? That lowered itself to guide you…

Illumination: Virgie Ezelle-Patton

I can feel its presence, this collage.  It comforts the corner of my office, and through it, I feel the spirit and beauty of its creator.   This is the effect of the work of my friend — artist and visionary, Virgie Ezelle-Patton. Virgie Ezell-Patton’s work has taken her…

Projects, Permaculture, Passion

Michi Meko, evolved from a middle-class family that questioned everything and took nothing for granted. Meko was raised in Florence, AL. His father, Sam Pendleton, was a City Councilman, championing his community. Pendleton and his wife Deloris Ann taught Michi and his brother, Actor, Cedric Pendleton, to give…

P.S. (Poetry and Song)

  PROPHETS AND POETS To all the singers and writers of song Now is the time of prophets and poets… Be true Now is the time of grand soaring sagas Of Truth I beg you be true, to the one true call I beg you be true, to…

Bottomline Productions: “Click”

There are approximately 20 lens that capture the isolated figures  prancing, sauntering, and sometimes swirling down this runway.   All shots are intentional. Some used.  Some not. But photographers All photographers FEEL THE PASSION OF THE CLICK. – Bernie Basley Owner/President of Bottomline Productions, Bernie loves to take pictures….

Heavy and Full

Heavy are the days and full are the nights.   Full are the nights filled with foggy ghosts that whisper what used to be like uneven cobblestones on Mobile Street like guitar chords rambling down Court Street like pool balls cracking and records scratching all the way down…