Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Victor Gonzalez Exposes Himself

Viva Espagna, abajo los Estados Unidos!! Viva la madre patria!!!

Sunday, October 21, 2007


Looking up into sculpture on Mission Street side of One Market:

Design on a small box belonging to Kenneth and Rafael:

My First Oscar

[Photo by Kenneth F. Smith, one of his mother's quilts in the background]
O.K., it's really one of the two Academy Awards for Visual Effects, belonging to Kenneth F. Smith (1) for E.T. (The Extra-Terrestrial, 1982) with Carlo Rambaldi and Dennis Muren; (2) for Innerspace, 1987, with Dennis Muren, William George, and Harley Jesseup.

Tuesday, October 16, 2007

LeeLee and Her Cat

Hailey ("LeeLee") Wells, the beautiful little girl who lives in the next apartment...

LeeLee's kitten - Tell no-one: Pets are forbidden in our building...

Understanding Robert

In MOAD (the Museum of the African Diaspora), Eric Wilkinson, former co-owner of what was once a popular restaurant in the Castro District, the Neon Chicken, and a friend of Dr. Tom Waddell, founder of the Gay Games, with his friend Robert Minichiello...

We may call him a vagabond, but he was always in one place -- his inner garden.

A visit we had when Robert was still getting around, with Lynne Portnoy -- Lunch at the Buckeye Road House: