Monthly Archives: March 2019

Graffitied Heart

graffitied heart

I took the above photograph while walking along a river. It caught my eye. How could it not!

The Faith of Graffiti by Normal Mailer, and by Jon Naar, is an excellent book regarding graffiti used as art, as street life, as neighborhood identity, and so much more. I highly recommend it for its informative history, and for the wonderful photography, within its pages.

Another wonderful book regarding graffiti, is Wall and Piece by Bansky! His graffiti art speaks volumes, where words fail.

Graffiti Alphabets: Street Fonts from Around the World by Claudia Walde, looks fascinating to me. I love the use of alphabet letters as an art form.

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Some Books Read Since Beginning of 2019

la central library

The photo above is of the Los Angeles Central Library – Exterior – Pools, taken from Press Images.

I have read several books since the beginning of 2019. Below is a list of some of the books that I have read, in no particular order.

The Library Book by Susan Orlean

The Taster by V.S. Alexander

Founding Gardeners by Andrea Wulf

44 Scotland Street by Alexander McCall Smith

The Flight Attendant by Chris Bohjalian

Bridge of Clay by Markus Zusak

Rules of Civility by Amor Towles

Carnegie’s Maid by Marie Benedict

The Pianist From Syria by Aeham Ahmad

The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn

A Naturalist at Large by Bernd Heinrich

Espresso Tales by Alexander McCall Smith

Love Over Scotland by Alexander McCall Smith

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