“It seems that the more I tried to make my life about the pursuit of art, the more money controlled my life: collecting unemployment insurance, the humiliation of borrowing money from friends and family, tossing and turning at night while trying to figure out how to pay the rent.
So Little Humans is coming out in almost two months, and the first hardcopy has just arrived! It is awesome.
“She gets me out of the house.”
“Four years until retirement, then I’m going to teach railroad engineering at community college. I’ve already got my lesson plans mapped out.”
Of course the time I leave my camera at home, I run into this guy. Had to snap a pic with my phone anyway.
“She said ‘I love you and I want to spend my life with you.’ Then ten days later, we sat in a diner, and she said ‘I don’t want to be with you anymore.” “What was your happiest moment with her?
"What’s been your greatest accomplishment?" "Keeping in touch with distant friends and relatives." "Why is that important?
“Some aches and pains, but I’m enjoying being eighty. It’s not nearly as bad as I thought it was going to be.
“You’re not going to believe this. Some guy is taking my picture right now, says he’s gonna put it on some website.
When I began setting up the shot, it was just the boy on the tricycle. By the time I was ready to take the picture, it was this:
"You stopped a live one today, honey. I’m an international cougar!"
"If you could give one piece of advice to a large group of people, what would it be?" "Change your mind about something significant every day."
“We fled to the Philippines, which was under American occupation at the time. But it wasn’t long before the Japanese took over the islands.
“We fled Germany on November 9th, 1938. It was called the Crystal Night, because there were demonstrations against Jews all over Germany, and many windows were being broken.
"She wanted to wear her Hello Kitty dress. So we compromised."
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