galleria fotografica

Backyard-2020 July 24, 2020
WWI monuments March 11, 2020
orchids at phipps February 27, 2020
north-park February 19, 2020

diario

zen March 28, 2021
modifications March 20, 2021
thomas mann March 15, 2021
before February 25, 2021

photo-essays

rhode-island October 8, 2019
vogue – italy, 2014 October 2, 2014
water – italy, 2014 September 25, 2014
colors – italy, 2014 September 23, 2014

commentary

graveyard of empires April 18, 2021 The Bush administration was arrogant and ignorant about occupying this medieval moonscape. Officials thought they could bomb the bejesus out of the people who hated us, so that they would never look at us cross-eyed again. We would be the swaggering hyperpower. Even Barack Obama, once so prescient on the futility of invading Iraq, was suckered by the military into a pointless surge in Afghanistan, a near tripling of troops, in 2009. Continue reading »