Jame A. Reed Wildlife Area outside Kansas City

nature stuff from the outskirts of a highly populated area

Pursuing an Art in a Poor Country Full of Morons

Making a living from art is really hard in a country where people decorate their home with cheap garbage from Hobby Lobby and T.J. Maxx. A century ago people’s most prized possessions were nice things made by artists. Photographs, lamps, armoires, paintings, sculptures, and jewelry were the nice things. People who still like that stuff…

Playing Lawrence Oates 1/16/2018 6 degrees Fahrenheit

One of the prettiest places in the Kansas City metro is down this old road that disappears into Lake Jacomo at Flemming Park. It’s a nice place to catch the sun setting over the water if you hurry. Which I don’t. The bluffs drop straight down to the…….what the fuck is this?! It looks like…

Plaque Fighting Ka-Bar… FAKE NEWS!

Spending too much time inside with too much exposure to Trump culture. No collusion! The press said it was the best meeting they’d ever witnessed. I probably have a great relationship with [insert dictators name]. FAKE NEWS FAKE NEWS FAKE NEWS FAKE NEWS FAKE NEWS FAKE NEWS FAKE NEWS

Sunset 1/8/2018

Little known fact, the sun sets everyday until it doesn’t.