Adam Blatner

Words and Images from the Mind of Adam Blatner

November, 2016

How My Mind Works

I got into a mental eddy: I took off on the word, “akimbo,” and my wife looked it up on Wikipedia. The etymology of the word was expounded and I found myself fascinated with how uninterested I was in this information. Apparently there are many people, however small the percentage, who care about etymology. And […]

Posted in Follies, Psychology, Uncategorized | 1 Comment »


I pretend a lot! Part of me is a bit like the little bird, Woodstock. Part of me is a little like the dog, Snoopy. He’s not really a dog, please not. He pretends he is, and Charlie Brown pretends he is. I love Snoopy—love, love, love. He’s so many things. He’s a vulture and […]

Posted in Autobiographical, Foolin Around, Play and Spontaneity | No Comments »