A little self portrait
My good friends Ashley Baluyut
and her BF Grant Hatfield
were also there to model for the shoot.
A drifter approached Ruby and proceeded to grope.
This is before he got a little touchy
"Our hearts were drunk with a beauty Our eyes could never see." -George William Russell
"I don't think makeup is rocket science or a cure for cancer." -Cindy Crawford
Ashley's damaged legs after being smashed by a car.
"I think a woman's body is so much more sensual than a man's. I'm not saying strip off all your clothes, but there are certain photos I like people taking of me, where I'm comfortable. As long as it's tasteful, why not?" -Lindsay Lohan
"I will always admit immediately to what's obvious, which is that Homo sapiens is inherently erotic or inherently sensual from birth." -Jock Sturges
"There is no distinctly American criminal class - except Congress." -Mark Twain
Ashley came as a blank canvass.
And let the make up artist Sarai go to work.
"It is better to not even try it than to endure the ramifications of either quitting smoking or dying." -Christy Turlington
Smoking keeps you from eating, a bonus in the modeling world.
Ashley looks off into her future.
Usually you can see Catalina off on the horizon, but it was too cloudy this day. I'm sure Ash was dreaming of it.
The famous "Flamingo" pose.
Projecting stars with the waning sunlight.
"I have spent much of my adult life flinching with pain as I tried to pull out the threads that bound the shadows of my past to me." -Lorna Luft
"Hell, covering all with its gloomy vapors, has cast shadows on even the holiest eyes." -Jean Racine
"A lot of movies are about life, mine are like a slice of cake." -Alfred Hitchcock
"Drama is life with the dull bits cut out." -Alfred Hitchcock
"Be grateful for luck. Pay the thunder no mind - listen to the birds. And don't hate nobody." -Eubie Blake
"Consider the birds. Be wise as serpents." -Hilda Doolittle
"Earlier lives drift by on silver soles, and the shadows of the damned descend into these sighing waters." -Georg Trakl
Posted March 13th, 2012 by Thats when I reach for my revolver.