Archive for April, 2006

donation requests (accompanied by artsy la floralpix) (308)

Monday, April 24th, 2006

chers,
first off, thank you linda for the donation of copies of barbara tuchman’s a distant mirror, and e.e. cummings’ tulips & chimneys.

detail from mid-wilshire koreatown, 0ff ardmore
there are many projects for which i need everyone’s donations. here is a sampling:
office
$100–ink cartridges for printer and office supplies, including paper
$200–phone bill and wireless internet access

Please click on […]

happy birthday town (307)

Sunday, April 23rd, 2006

excerpt from AMERICAblog: Bush’s FDA lies about medical benefits of marijuana (306)

Sunday, April 23rd, 2006

i highly recommend
http://AMERICAblog.blogspot.com
by John Aravosis & friends

A great nation deserves the truth
“Peppered with obscenity” - Concerned Women for America
“A particularly angry activist” - Family Research Council
“Bunch of wackos” - Rush Limbaugh
–lyr
from today’s AMERICAblog e-newsletter:

Bush’s FDA lies about medical benefits of marijuana
Seriously, enough of the Soviet style misinformation.
I’m sorry if far-right Republicans can’t handle the […]

pink: dear mr. president live (305)

Saturday, April 22nd, 2006

to listen to pink sing “dear mr. president” live, please click on this sentence.
–lyr

speeding tickets from the thought police #3 my slippery slide (304)

Thursday, April 20th, 2006

#3 my slippery slide
thursday morning checkin April 20, 2006

the undone projects on which i am working are piling up. output of finished stuff is down.
this is my slippery aids slide.
i never want to give up any projects, but my ability to respond quickly and vigorously isn’t what it used to be. maybe i think too […]

your smile (303)

Sunday, April 16th, 2006

your smile
was the sun
at dawn
this day
unelaborate
and sweet
and long
and warm
like your kisses
–lyr

pcg (patients and caregivers group) shadowpuppet show fundraiser for beingALIVE-la wellness center 4/23 (302)

Friday, April 14th, 2006

copy from the attached gif file:
traditional hashish shadow puppet theater
a lost mysterious art form
like the old days in constantinopolis centuries ago
revived by
l shadow master k
sunday, april 23, 2006
tickets $50 in advance
a benefit for the being alive la
wellness center
patients and caregivers group—los angeles
6208 santa monica blvd.
hollywood, california 90038
doors open at 8:30 pm
coverage on aids-write.org
for more information […]

citrine-4 sky (301)

Saturday, April 8th, 2006

citrine-4 sky (301)

softdawn today
thinking
perhaps pink
perhaps violet
perhaps–
when bright
broken pieces of cloud
–skydents–
catch flamish firegoldisms
& ignite my heart
with invisibly air-wavering
subhorizonal upcrawling
& hot-breath’d heat-drafts
exhaled along the sun’s
chariot engine chimney
& arising me now
–lyr

waiting for the time to change: 300th post at aids-write.org (300)

Sunday, April 2nd, 2006

wow.
this is the 300th post on the aids-write.org weblog since memorial day weekend and gay pride of last year.
300 songs. i had no idea i’d been that productive.
this is a moment of joy and strength. a moment for gratitude. a moment to ask for cash donations.
this instant, april 1, saturday night, in chilly, rainy, […]