What else is there, really, other than to be as kind to everyone and everything around us as we can be? Kindness takes different forms, not all of which register as "kindness" at first glance, but it seems to me, at least at this moment, the bottom line.
Two group exhibits coming up, both seemingly of their own volition. One at R. Jampol Projects, called "It's a Small World," organized by James Prez. The other at the Ground Floor Gallery, which will coincide with Gowanus Open Studios this fall.
I'm in a warp: end-of-semester (a brutal one) constriction, travel jitters, new cat (Rosie), sadness in my family. I continue to write in All My Other Places, which is good because the need for privacy is good.
Here's a couple of pieces that might go into "Small World" (neither exceeds about 4" in one direction):