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About thomasfarley01

Freelance writer specializing in outdoor subjects, particularly rocks, gems and minerals.

Goldfield, Nevada – The True Wild West

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The Flying Camels Return!

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The Best Piano Player in Popular Music Today? Henri Herbert

Here’s Henri Herbert at a public piano, surely not the best quality, probably a bit out of tune, an improv microphone setup, bad acoustics with the crowd noise, and yet he sounds like he is playing two pianos at once. … Continue reading

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Free Digital Download

Life is too often an advertising optical illusion, promising sex, speed, or money with its images, when in fact there was nothing there to begin with. Like this illusion of cigarette endorsements promoting flavor, smoothness, and style points while spinning … Continue reading

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The Blood Moon Eclipse

Last night was a so called “blood moon” eclipse but I was not expecting much. High clouds and, well, anything labeled “blood” seems overdramatic. I was wrong. At three or four in the morning I walked outside and was completely … Continue reading

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The Only Wonder of the Ancient and Modern World

Framed up. Beige mat? All that they had a the thrift store. May pinstripe it using markers or paint. Original illo. Used legally by way of my license with Deposit Photos.

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How to Support My Efforts to Beautify the World

How to Support My Efforts to Beautify the World OR fill it with whimsy and happy art. Buy something from my Etsy Store: https://www.etsy.com/shop/ThomasFarleyDesigns Or: Commission me to produce a poster or graphic for a friend’s birthday, a wedding, life … Continue reading

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A/I Powers Ahead

We’ve all thought of jokes that might make good cartoons but we couldn’t draw. Maybe A/I could do that for you. This took about two minutes of coming up with the right words for the image generator to draw the … Continue reading

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That’s What I Remember Most from the Movie

A beautiful girl eating breakfast while sitting at a corner view window and dressed in a man’s shirt. San Francisco transitioning from the Beats to the unwashed Hippies, who introduced their grime and the acceptance of same to that magical … Continue reading

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Tie One on In Goldfield, Nevada

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