The Dark, Deviant and Delightful work of Dan Verkys

I have such a passion for art, particularly dark art. I have been running Arts from the Darkness for a few years now and upon my travels certain pieces would always make me stop dead in my tracks. I felt connected to so many pieces, finding myself lost in them and relating to them on a level beyond words. I…

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The Aussie Hits Another Home Run

Copied directly from Vertical Hold’s FB page– Once again Vertical Hold’s Adam Turner takes social media giant Facebook to task for its appalling treatment of page owners: “Facebook’s ongoing campaign of punishing users over rule violations, while refusing to explain the charges so users can defend the allegations, continues to devastate page owners who’ve built up millions of followers.” Full…

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28 Mastectomy Tats- Winning Women Survivors

I’d love to be able to say that I can’t imagine what it feels like to have to contemplate the few options that women with breast cancer are given after surgery when it comes to dealing with what they’re going to do with the unattractive carnage left by scalpels that while in marring, hopefully at the same time saved their lives.…

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What Were These Couples Thinking

Photography is an art and it takes reasonable technical skill as well as talent to understand things such as aspect ratio, depth of field, aperture priority, barrel distortion and on and on.  Composition!  The following images that were, I would think, taken by a professional, leave something to be desired.  I suppose the photographer could have been following specific wishes on…

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