On Art and Humor

What do military generals and stand-up comedians have in common? Both know the key element of their success is surprise.  (Well, that and the propensity to get booed right out of the theater if their timing stinks, except the general isn't likely to mutter, "Just shoot me now!" on the way … Continue reading

The Painter

Once upon a time there was a young artist whose talent was evident from even the earliest days at the finger painting station in kindergarten. It was really something to watch those fat little fingers flying from the blue tempura powder bucket to the red to the yellow. Grand sweeping arcs of … Continue reading