Ucross: Field Trip to Buffalo

These are from a little field trip we took on our last night to the Saloon at the Occidental Hotel. Group photo right after dinner, at the residence! Edan Lepucki mugs for the camera while Stephanie Ognar ignores me completely. Manil Suri. Ben Fountain and Shannon...

Ucross: Wednesday night concert

Wednesday night, after dinner, I invited the residents to my studio for a little concert and conversation. Travis Ivey, Shannon Fowler, Edan Lepucki, and Ben Fountain. Edan toasts me while Ben and Stephanie Ognar chat. Travis and Shannon in deep conversation. Here...

Ucross: Day 25 – Saying Goodbye

I write this from my hotel room in Denver, on my weekend-long (planned) layover in the Mile High City. The remainder of my stay at Ucross was quite enjoyable, and remarkably busy. I didn’t finish the new orchestra piece, though I’m very close to the end,...

Canon PowerShot A1100 IS

The creek. The creek, toward the Kocur studios. “How does this newfangled contraption work?” I totally have a thing for this creek! In training for the Hipster Olympics. The turkeys that like to poop on the front porch of my...

Hike on Saltlick Trail

Some photos from the hike on Saltlick Trail. This is a shot of the parking lot we left from, and was taken 15 or so minutes into the hike – we got high fast! The cliff-face from the same point. After 20 minutes or more of the same sorts of views, we rounded a...

Ucross: Day 21

Time certainly flies when you’re having fun! This past week was fairly productive. I started the week doing my VCCA re-application for the Spring, and being reminded that I already applied to MacDowell in January, so I have to wait a few more months ro apply...