Birds of a Feather

When I got old enough to start selecting my own friends, my Mother used to repeatedly say, “Birds of a feather flock together.” My eyes would roll back into my head. Such ingratitude from our children. But now with a … Continue reading

Addicted to Solar Lights

I need supervision when I go to Harbor Freight. They have a great selection of economical solar-powered lights. I started with one flagpole light and it creeped up to 3 and now I need a few more. I use these … Continue reading

Invest in Your Artist: The Alphabet by David Lynch

Investing in an artists work, in their dreams in any way by donating equipment, tools, workspace or money is a blessed act of faith. Creativity often requires some hands on goods. When David Lynch first wanted to combine animation with … Continue reading

Spaceship Set Interior This and That

Here are some closeup shots of the spaceship set interior. I realize you don’t see the entire picture but it’s not quite done. A few more days! In the meantime you can see the texture, look and feel I am … Continue reading

Postcard from Loch Ness

Yes, Loch Ness, in Scotland. I just love monsters! A most unexpected surprise in the mailbox! The large, deep, freshwater loch (lake) in the Scottish Highlands extends for approximately 23 miles southwest of Inverness. Its surface is 52 feet above … Continue reading

12 Monkeys Inspired by Short Film La Jetee

We’ve seen a lot of science fiction movies in this house as my son was growing up. Now my son is a grown man with a wife and on their movie night he realized not everyone was so lucky! His … Continue reading

Alien ET – Friend or Foe? The Ultimate Detection Kit

Extraterrestrials. Or ET. What should an ET hunter or ET detection kit have in it? How do we detect ETs among us? I was pondering this for a story idea I had. Would ETs replace us or just jump into … Continue reading

The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

Have you seen this old classic? The bizarre look and feel plus the lighting sets the stage for an original story about a psychiatrist working with a patient who is a somnambulist. He sends this fellow out on missions to … Continue reading

Ocean Cleanup Project Launched from San Francisco Today

This will be a memorable day in history fellow humans. Scientists figured out a way to undo some of the damage we have done as a species to the ecosystem we exist in. The very first system to clean up … Continue reading

Making Cargo Containers for Spaceship…Set

Yep, mass producing cargo containers for my spaceship which resides in my workshop. It’s a spaceship set for a movie project for those whom are new to my blog. It’s been one of my summer projects. If you look at … Continue reading