Tuesday, January 27, 2009

A Crown of Mold...

This extraordinary crest adorned a wall bordering an otherwise nondescript shopping district on the edge of Alfama. I would advise against solipsism in the face of looming decay...



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Requiescat in pace: Cecil Taylor

I saw Cecil Taylor perform only once, at the Baird Auditorium of the Museum of Natural History in Washington, DC, on November 30, 1984. It ...