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how to stay in a fine hotel



For a peaceful Christmas…

Originally posted December 20, 2010

appearing nitely

Centuries Since the Day celebrates the return of The Santa Clones, a Yuletide tradition and installation piece by Chris Willis, on view for the holiday season at the corner of Broadway & Morrison.

shadowed return

except perhaps in spring

snow and the cathedral


from Endlessly Repeating Twentieth-Century Modernism (2007), by Josiah McElheny

open any door

In memory of P.J.S. on her sixty-first birthday.

foxglove hours

afternoon rise

not as they are

vase in the elevator

foxglove, Goose Hollow

Calla wave

“The calla lilies are in bloom again.
Such a strange flower…”

– Kate Hepburn, Stage Door

concealed mysteries

“Where are you going, and what do you wish?”

Originally posted in 2009.

lamps & leaves

puzzles & dreams, iv

Originally posted March 4, 2012

blue chan variation


Originally posted December 31, 2010

South Broadway


down there



Christmas at Tiffany

Christmas at Tiffany

Originally posted December 25, 2009

a hotel for Christmas


casual seeker