Clifton Park from 1950 until 1965 when I realized there was a bigger world out there. All of which I wanted inside of me.
I am you
You are me
We are her
And she split
So we are
Did what I could to make
Shenendehowa the great school that it is today - of course I had no impact.
Did the 1960s in Greenwich Village, San Francisco, Los Angles, Eugene - Oregon and Honolulu...use your imagination...I did.
Oh dear! Mistake Mistake - What would 1969 to 1972 be without trying to find the Self - going through Illumination, Self-realization ??? - so being one of the masses I did too...In
The Holy Order of Mansin Honolulu. Escaped in 1972 - and landed in New Orleans (Acutally I woke up one morning on the lawn of Tulane University, with lots of people walking past on their way to class - 24 years later I am still not quite sure how I got there.
Street Artist in New Orleans 1972-1974 - selling and creating
1978 Left the Holy Order of Mans for good (or worse) -
1978-1980: Artist in Baltimore, Washington D.C., and New York City.
January 1980 lectured at some astrological thingie in Sydney Australia. Met some woman that I didn't like.
Woman I didn't like arrived in the States (Towson) and at my door March 1980. What the heck - I'm a guy - and I was going through some promiscuous cycle of any woman was the best I had been with in that moment. Several months later while living in Honolulu and working at Queens Medical Centre - this person that I never liked but she was in my house for the weekend and what the heck why not? rings and says she is pregnant from me. 'HELP'
Sacha comes to hang out on the planet January 6, 1981. Born - Kahuku, Hawaii, out there in the sugar fields.
June 1981 moved with woman I didn't like in Sydney and 'oh what the heck! in Baltimore to her home in Adelaide South Australia.
Good golly! Worth forgetting - began a tofu business in 1981 and hung in there as the 'Tofu king of Australia' until 1988...had something like 35 tofu based products for awhile there: tofu burgers, cheescakes, spring rolls...
October 1984 Left the woman I didn't like in Sydney in 1980 and 'Oh what the heck in Baltimore' and moved out to the bush, children in tow. The court gave me custody of the kids but said "don't leave town with 'em mate" - so I have been a political prisoner of Australia for the past 16 years. - against my free-will
February to April 1992 visited New York, Eugene, Indiana, Paris, London, and many places in Germany and Switzerland with kids in tow.
October 1992 toured Australia in a large mobile home with my 87 year old father visiting from Clifton Park New York and kids too...good golly - help! What is the difference between an 87 year old and an eleven and a nine year old? Not much, believe me.
1995 Honours in Literature - thesis on "Graffiti as Text"