Version 1.1b4 of
"The Pen(-tagon) is Mightier than the Sword" - - -
Consuming at least a whole A4 paper pack per 6 months on notes with a good thick ball-point Parker pen. Most are ugly & disorganized notes & scribbles kept while investigating various problems, subsequently thrown into the trash after some quick sorting. Some notable exceptions are saved here and have a legend below the sketch where applicable, approximately describing the investigative conundrum.
Trying to sketch dad (pre-1991)
The Death of John the Evangelist (pre-1991). (Draft for corresponding painting dedicated to Carla Mettling, Chicago 1988-89).
Trying to sketch Carla Mettling at 44 (pre-1991)
Self-sketch at 24. Preflights for Self-Portrait (pre-1991)
Goodness-knows what... probably after YHVH, the god of the Jews (pre-1991)
Ego & spiritual Id (pre-1991)
Thinking about selling the family's VW bug, while doing math.
Thinking about selling old vinyl records to make an extra buck.
Pre-flight sketch for The Pride of the Miasma, based on an impression of the local Tram.
Money problems, again...
Money problems with Dad's disowning will...
Sh*t: Murphy's Law, again...
Briefly planning for future work through notes. Phone numbers & mobiles everywhere!
While talking to internet service provider line 11888 tech support.
While listening to Steve Roach and Vidna Obmana's Spirit Dome.
Trying to mentally constrain the pestilences that are yhvh and allah in Erebos. Never mind... Phone numbers will always interfere and break all spells...
Preparing notes for comments on YouTube, on the subjects of Χάος, Νύξ and 'Ερεβος... Cool stuff.
Mentally imprisoning yhvh and allah in Erebos through the Look & Say sequence.
Diabolically confusing doubly-symmetric chessboard through complex mapping and early design for a gun-type imposion weapon.
Pre-flight designs for a Space filling curve with a swastika generator, a cross generator and some fractal word designs on the word Χάος.
While talking to phone-line provider tech support, again...
Designing a new resume.
Summarizing important events reminder through a quick radar-scan to avoid next day reading confusion.
Analyzing theme entrances in structure of "Joke" Fugue opus 7, with a ciggie and flamethrower matchstick.
What the heck is that, on the upper left?! Don't remember. Probably something like a 16 dimensional black hole portal or something else such...
Ordinal ordering can drive you insane...
Quick shopping list and Ordinals, again.
Temporary result: Absolute insanity in everything. Next step: Ordering some Domino's Pizza...
Goddamn Look & Say sequence... How much space do you need to write down just a couple of terms?!
Alert! Tessaract approaching suspiciously!
Relaxing to Bach's "Little Fugue" with a smoke and thinking of the x-woman of my dreams ala Picasso.
Phone-line & internet provider OTE sees and knows everything...
Semi-succesful attempt at Thalia and Panagiotis' lips
Hunting partridges with friends
Current owner of all these as well as all subsequent ones - not yet made, is Mr. Γιώργος Κακολύρης,
Ελληνική Παιδεία high school (class of 1982) class mate.