Monthly Archives: October 2012

In Case of Emergency…

Now that we have Nate’s new aide Alexis firmly in place, set to improve Nate’s social ability and put him on a firmer path to independence, I find myself thinking of two stories that, though they took place around 6 … Continue reading

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A Watershed Day?

Nate’s memory is unimpeachable. He’ll whip out random facts – “Hey Dad, do you remember October 4, 2001 when we went to the Regal Cinema in Lincolnshire and saw Max Keeble’s Big Move” – and if you check you’ll find … Continue reading

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Portrait of the Artist as a Young Child

Nate’s drawing has always grabbed me. I remember one picture he created for a middle school history assignment, of William the Conqueror and the Battle of Hastings. There was William, this round-headed cartoon with big almond eyes. It was sweet … Continue reading

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Shaky Territory

This is the second blog post of the day. The first one has been deleted. You may or may not have seen the first. Here’s the constant problem: how do I write about Nate truthfully without making him look bad? … Continue reading

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Small Businessman of the Year

The Etsy shop is all done. 124 pictures put up, described, and priced. It wasn’t short work, about 13 hours of typing and sorting. Not to say it wasn’t fun. Checking out Nate’s work in detail as I wrote short … Continue reading

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Buried Under Strip Malls

It takes a full hour to create a listing for ten of Nate’s strip malls. There are over 130 that he’s given me to post on Etsy. That’s not leaving me too much time to write a real post. It’s … Continue reading

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Open for Business on Etsy!

StripMallArt (or, Obsessive Construction: The Strip Mall Art of Nate Katz). 21 original works with another 100 on the way. http://www.etsy.com/shop/StripMallArt

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