The Maine
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Tag: ordinary

The Prosaic Life Of Someone Wonderful

photographs and text by John Ames Photographing ordinary things in black and white and then processing the negative to make the final image a bit grungy might seem like the antithesis of what a fine photograph should be. No drama, no pathos, no crimson streaked sunsets here. Yet the most common things can often throb […]

Ordinary Day

poem by Dave Morrison Walking to work he looks like any anonymous middle-aged mid-level drone: year-old chinos he pressed himself, a polo shirt of some color or another, putting one foot in front of the other, home behind him, work ahead, a day like a thousand others; he is living clip art, he is a […]

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