Tuesday Thinker – Week #2 February 2016

Posted in Writing & Poetry with tags , , , , , , on February 9, 2016 by gregnett

“Court Jester” – Kevin Middleton

“The most difficult character in comedy is that of the fool, and he must be no simpleton that plays that part.” – Miguel de Cervantes

Tuesday Thinker – Week #1 February 2016

Posted in Writing & Poetry with tags , , , , , , , , , , on February 2, 2016 by gregnett

Heavy material today boys, girls and aliens… This current presidential race has been quite bizarre—torturous if you will. So I here’s a quote I’d like to drop into the mix.

“No man can be judged a criminal until he be found guilty … If guilty, he should only suffer the punishment ordained by the laws, and torture become useless, as his confession is unnecessary. If he be not guilty, you torture the innocent; for in the eye of the law, every man is not guilty, whose crime have not been proved.” – Cesare Bonesa Beccaria, Essays on Crimes and Punishments

Tuesday Thinker (Double Up) – Week #4 January 2016

Posted in Writing & Poetry with tags , , , , , , , , on January 26, 2016 by gregnett

“The Patience” – Georges Braque

“Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.” – Samuel Johnson

“Bravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared half to death.” – Omar N. Bradley

Tuesday Thinker – Week #2 January 2016

Posted in Writing & Poetry with tags , , , , , , , , , on January 12, 2016 by gregnett

Denzel Washington captured by Herb Ritts

David Bowie captured by Herb Ritts

“I’m just glad that the movie is going to be released—my movie, the movie I made, not somebody else’s version of it.” – Terry Gilliam [on Brazil], A Zany Guy Has A Serious Rave Movie interviewed by Rick Lyman, 1986

Tuesday Thinker (on Wednesday; Happy New Year Edition!) – Week #1 January 2016

Posted in Writing & Poetry with tags , , , , , on January 6, 2016 by gregnett

“Stung” by Joe Petruccio

“The battle you are going through is not fueld by the words of others; it is fueled by the mind that gives it importance.” – Shannon L. Alder

Tuesday Thinker (Another Nooner) – Week #5 December 2015

Posted in Writing & Poetry with tags , , , , , on December 29, 2015 by gregnett

“Nighthawks” by Edward Hopper

“The art of deception is practiced by more people in more ways for more profit than ever before in the history of the world.” – Ralph Hancock

Tuesday Thinker (Nooner Edition) – Week #4 December 2015

Posted in Writing & Poetry with tags , , , , , on December 22, 2015 by gregnett
Boba Fett painting

“Relentless” by Greg Lipton

“Scars have the strange power to remind us that our past is real.” – Cormac McCarthy, All the Pretty Horses

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