Thursday, December 31, 2009

Sunday, December 27, 2009

Friday, December 25, 2009


Thursday, December 24, 2009

Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Monday, December 21, 2009

Winter Solstice

Winter Solstice, Stonehenge...



Friday, December 18, 2009


Thursday, December 17, 2009


Sunday, December 13, 2009

December Sunset

Sunset from Osprey Park looking through the William Floyd Estate, Mastic, New York, December 12, 2009

Wednesday, December 09, 2009


Monday, December 07, 2009

Thursday, December 03, 2009


The deep recess was hollow, nothing was there -- no blood, no air, nothing -- an abandoned chamber for the soul, walls charred from a conflagration of immense intensity, tears could be heard from throats echoing from ages unknown, fear and folly, a bottomless inertia with but a slight sliver of light of above, I froze with dark eyes in silence.

Monday, November 30, 2009

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

Monday, November 23, 2009

Fall Finale

...and now they are no more.

Monday, November 16, 2009


Ten-year-old twins Brian Thomas, left, and Kevin James Sullivan carry their luggage as they leave London bound for Auckland, New Zealand, in October 1950

CANBERRA, Australia (Nov. 15) - Prime Minister Kevin Rudd issued a historic apology Monday to thousands of impoverished British children shipped to Australia with the promise of a better life, only to suffer abuse and neglect thousands of miles from home.

Associated Press writer Jill Lawless reported from London.


Friday, November 13, 2009

Thursday, November 12, 2009

The Rest Is Silence

Veterans Day 2009, Calverton National Cemetary, LI NY
William L. Maloney 11/28/28 - 10/04/01 - The Rest Is Silence

Wednesday, November 11, 2009


Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

The Wycherly Systers

The Wycherly Systers performing at the Cabaret TNC Village Halloween Costume Ball, 2009, set design by Donald L. Brooks


Cauldron setting at the Cino Theater, TNC, Village Halloween Ball, October 31, 2009, Donald L. Brooks

Tuesday, November 03, 2009

Friday, October 30, 2009

Autumn Reflection

Autumn Reflection, Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge, LI NY, photo by Donald L. Brooks

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

When Friendships Go Bad...

October 26, 2009 - Monday

What Did I DO Holy Shit

The lady's remarks: stephanie" (10:31:14 PM): Omg .. W.e then no we don't your right sorry I care to much stop living in your own fuckin world and grow the fuck up already stop being such a baby and learn how to be mature about stufffffffff . You wasn't tryna fal back when we was talking last night & its not about fuckin falling back or not its the fact that we should be friendsss but w.e man seriously .... I tried & yu still scaredddd of even that . Face your fears deadassss . "stephanie" (10:31:19 PM): Pz

The gentleman's reply: Remember what u said next time u hit me up to chill or say hi cuz i aint never gonna forget--Who said i was scared who said i had fears i just dont wanan deal with bullshit its simple im tryna move on with my life and u becoming an obstucle break that shit down fuck what we had fuck what was said fuck that poem u wrote for me fuck what i wrote--- u mad cuz u cant have what u want and thats me to be in ya life- u have to grow up ok i dont wanna be ya friend omg my life is gonna end nah u grow up and say fuck it and move the fuck on ---- Damn i wasnt the first one to say im feeling you that complicated the whole situation anywayz?!?? sure as fuck wasnt me i tried to keep my cool bout this but yea im done im fed up u cant handle shit when it comes to me- i aint even talking shit im speaking the truth u loooooovvvve to speak ya mind im speaking mine so just like i had to just sit there and take and move on you do the same muthafckin thing Steph

Monday, October 26, 2009

A Swan in October

A swan on the Cayman River, Long Island NY, photograph by Donald L. Brooks

Monday, October 19, 2009


Thursday, October 15, 2009

Monday, October 12, 2009

Columbus Day

First Landing of Columbus on the Shores of the New World, after the painting by Discoro Téofilo de la Puebla

Monday, October 05, 2009

Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Friday, September 25, 2009


Monday, September 21, 2009

Sand Drawing

Kseniya Simonova's Amazing Sand Drawing
Kseniya Simonova is a Ukrainian artist who just won Ukraine's version of "America's Got Talent." She uses a giant light box, dramatic music, imagination and "sand painting" skills to interpret Germany's invasion and occupation of Ukraine during WWII.

Sunday, September 20, 2009

Friday, September 18, 2009

Thriller with Prisoners


1,500 plus CPDRC inmates of the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center, Cebu, Philippines at practice! YouTube, 33,104,561 views -- HERE

Thursday, September 17, 2009


Friday, September 11, 2009


Tuesday, September 08, 2009

Monday, September 07, 2009

Wednesday, September 02, 2009


Monday, August 31, 2009


Friday, August 21, 2009

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Sunday, August 16, 2009

Tuesday, August 04, 2009