Saturday, October 18, 2014


Thursday, September 04, 2014


Death and Fire, painting on burlap by Paul Klee, 1940; 
in the Museum of Fine Arts, Bern, Switzerland

I see him quite often now -- sometimes at a distance, sometimes close by. Sometimes around a corner, or up a stair. Always walking, taking his time -- in no hurry. He has all the time in the world. Today we met in a rainstorm, he had a friend with him and asked for change -- it’s just not time yet. Hooded, most of the time he wears a hood -- at those times and most of the time, I never see his face, but I know he sees mine. Suddenly, without warning, he drops his shroud, I see his face, he nods and smiles -- he has all the time in the world…

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Fifty Years Ago

Donald L. Brooks, Rockerville, South Dakota, August 1964

Thursday, August 14, 2014


Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Tuesday, August 12, 2014