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Chickadees

posted: September 18, 2009

A little while ago I got notice that 'My Dog is as Smelly as Dirty Socks' won the Chickadee Award
chosen by the children of Maine.I am so damn proud that 2997 kids voted for my book!
Nothing better than kids liking what you do!


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Inspirations

posted: September 11, 2009

The discussion in Felix Sockwell's page about sources of inspiration made me go back and remember what exactly jumpstarted for me the way of working I have been doing for almost twenty years now. It is a good excuse to talk in general about inspirations too.

Sandy Skoglund's postcards were all around NY in the late 80's

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Larry David for The Boston Globe

posted: June 27, 2009

Larry David for yesterdays Film Section at The Globe.

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Seen in the Tel Aviv airport

posted: June 05, 2009

Yesterday when I arrived to catch my flight back from Tel Aviv to Barcelona,
I encountered a nice surprise in the check-in hall of the Ben Gurion Airport.

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I made Maddof of..

posted: May 01, 2009

Bernie Madoff made for Time Magazine's 2009 100 List.

 

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You don't want to turn into a Windigo

posted: April 20, 2009

It is so satisfying to see how teachers, inspired by my books, create their own projects giving them their own twist.
Such is the case with Cheryle Walker-Hemingway & Amy Peckham at Friends Academy in Dartmouth, Massachusetts. They sent me the above email from their Early Childhood Program students together with a wonderful book.
I cannot post all the great portraits that were in it, so my apologies for randomly choosing some!

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