Saturday, October 11, 2008

silver & gold

red sun 2. photograph by

Caution. May contain offensively unabashed parental 'bragging'.

My kid just received "an unprecedented" three gold awards in an annual art competition and - while I don't necessarily admire those pressures competitions cultivate; in fact I am generally averse to the notion - I am immensely happy for him.

I entered a similar competition myself close to forty years ago, and won jack diddley. Nada. The panel of judges must've been particularly shit that year.

NEIL YOUNG: RED SUN from "Silver & Gold" CD (2000) Reprise (US)


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