Anne Waldman Papers (1945-2012, bulk 1965-2000)
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Photo Album Two: More Cherished Moments with Bill
vol.   2   1
The 8' tall Sunflowers I grew from tiny seeds

(Center)

vol.   2   2
1985 Spice bed

(Center)

vol.   2   3
Summer, `85 flower bed

(Center)

vol.   2   4
Summer '85 spice bed: Basil, sage, aloe vera, peppermint, scallions & parsley

(Top)

vol.   2   4
Ruby the Rhode Island Red hen. She was my pet, and often produced double-yolked eggs.

(Bottom)

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The climbing gourdes produced bushels of Fall color.

(Center)

vol.   2   6
An onion goes to seed, and Hollyhocks are mixed with Sunflowers for a colorful background

(Center)

vol.   2   7
Summer squash & fflowers at their peak of blooming,  1985

(Center)

vol.   2   8
Summer `85 Moss Rose, Marigolds and Hollyhocks

(Center)

vol.   2   9
Petunias and Pansies in full bloom at the base of a pear tree.

(Center)

vol.   2   10 & 11
The chicken flock

(Top & Bottom)

vol.   2   12
A new hybrid flock of young pullets, a cross between Rhode Island Reds & Leghorns

(Top & Bottom)

vol.   2   13
Jasper, the friendly rooster with no concept of time - he would crow at all hours so we ate him!

(Center)

vol.   2   14
Jasper on his roost

(Top)

vol.   2   14
Vines, vines everywhere!

(Bottom)

vol.   2   15
The third summer we stringed all vines on trellis' or ropes - what a maze!

(Top & Bottom)

vol.   2   16
Jasper at his best

(Top)

vol.   2   16
Try finding your way in this garden jungle!

(Bottom)

vol.   2   17
My "Star Flower Bed" with Petunias, Marigolds, Pansies, Moss Rose, California Poppies, Sweet William, Carnations and Allisum.

(Center)

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Flower beds,  1986

(Top & Bottom)

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Flower bed & Chicken house,  1985

(Center)

vol.   2   20
Flower bed & Chicken house,  1986

(Top)

vol.   2   20
The hens invading Jasper's space

(Bottom)

vol.   2   21
Erica on the attack of a second crop of chicks walking in her food

(Top)

vol.   2   21
Sitting among the flowers was one of my most peaceful activities

(Bottom)

vol.   2   22
The pole beans are taking over!

(Center)

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My prize gladiolus

(Center)

vol.   2   24
Weeds beneath the straw

(Top)

vol.   2   24
Chard going to seed

(Bottom)

vol.   2   25
The 1986 garden on the grow

(Top)

vol.   2   25
The garage turned in to a summer house

(Bottom)

vol.   2   26
More weeds florishing beneath the straw

(Top & Bottom)

vol.   2   27
The Star Flower Bed in transition

(Center)

vol.   2   28
Chicks in the shade

(Top)

vol.   2   28
Onions & chives at their peak of production

(Bottom)

vol.   2   29
Gourds climbing over a walk-way beside the garage/summer house

(Center)

vol.   2   30
More gourds

(Center)

vol.   2   31
And more gourds!

(Center)

vol.   2   32
Onions & sage in bloom; twine awaits the climbing squash

(Center)

vol.   2   33
July, 1986 flower bed

(Center)

vol.   2   34
Gourds on the climb

(Top)

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Petunias & sweet william

(Bottom)

vol.   2   35
An apricot retrieved from near-death by Bill's expert landscaping skills and knowledge of vitamin therapy

(Top)

vol.   2   36
An 8' sunflower

(Center)

vol.   2   37
Late summer,  `86

(Center)

vol.   2   38
Summer crop fades and goes to seed

(Center)

vol.   2   39
Towering sunflowers line the garden's outer edge

(Center)

vol.   2   40
Lon in 1986 garden

(Top & Bottom)

vol.   2   41
A well-tanned Bill stands tall beside a towering sunflower

(Center)

vol.   2   42
A fine crop of corn

(Top)

vol.   2   42
Eggplant, pole beans and squash

(Bottom)

vol.   2   43
Sage, rosemary, parsley, peppermint and basil

(Top)

vol.   2   43
Green pole beans climbing early sweet corn with snow peas in front

(Bottom)

vol.   2   44
Winter, 1986 garden

(Top)

vol.   2   44
Pole beans mixed with snow peas

(Bottom)

vol.   2   45
Beans climbing behind okra and snow peas

(Top)

vol.   2   45
Bill holding Ruby - which of these characters is most apprehensive?

(Bottom)

vol.   2   46
Lon & Bill on the foot-bridge at Domanine Chandon plant in Napa Valley

(Center)

vol.   2   47
Bill with his cats, Sabrina & Jasmine -  1986

(Top)

vol.   2   47
Lon under 1986 Christmas tree

(Bottom)

vol.   2   48
Lon under Christmas tree,  1986

(Top)

vol.   2   48
Sabrina loved sleeping under the Christmas tree (1986) and waking to lots of trinkets to paw at, like an infant in a crib with mobiles hanging.

(Bottom)

vol.   2   49
Lon in front of 1986 Christmas tree

(Top)

vol.   2   49
Sunnyvale apartment,  `86

(Bottom)

vol.   2   50
Lon & Bill Chistmas day, at the Boardwalk in Santa Cruz  1986,

(Top)

vol.   2   50
Sabrina & Jasmine at peace

(Bottom)

vol.   2   51
Lon gleefully showing the completed autobiographical manuscript, "Spectrum of Life".

(Top)

vol.   2   51
Lon giving Bill a good morning toast before he goes off to work,  1986

(Bottom)

vol.   2   52
Lon's & Bill's 5th anniversary:  9/13/86

(Top)

vol.   2   52
Bill standing at Coit Tower in S. F.,  Fall of 1986

(Bottom)

vol.   2   53
Lon pondering his 5th year with Bill

(Top)

vol.   2   53
Bill posing in front of the flower arrangement Lon gave him for their anniversary

(Bottom)

vol.   2   54
Bill before anniversay dinner,  Sept. 13, 1986

(Top)

vol.   2   54
Bill before Anniversary dinner,  Sept., 1986

(Bottom)

vol.   2   55
Lon at home,  Summer of 1987

(Top & Bottom)

vol.   2   56
Bill and Lon at Coit Tower in S. F.,  Summer of 1987

(Top & Bottom)

vol.   2   57
Lon and Bill outside Chocolate factory,  Summer, 1987

(Top)

vol.   2   57
Billy enjoying the S.F. view from Coit Tower,  Summer of 1987

(Bottom)

vol.   2   58
Lon and Bill having a picnic in Menlo Park, California in the Summer of 1987

(Center)

vol.   2   59
Lon and Bill in S. F.,  Summer `87

(Center)

vol.   2   60
Stockings for Christmas

(Center)

vol.   2   61
Lon & Bill sharing a loving Christmas Kiss,  1987

(Center)

vol.   2   62
Lon & Bill standing in front of our 1987 Christmas tree

(Center)

vol.   2   63
Lon & Bill knealing in front of 1987 Christmas tree

(Center)

vol.   2   64
Bill at Shoreline Park in Mountain View, California,  Feb., 1988

(Center)

vol.   2   65
Sunrise at Shoreline Park

(Center)

vol.   2   66
Lon at his work place,  February, 1988

(Top)

vol.   2   66
Bill smirking at Lon,  February, 1988

(Bottom)

vol.   2   67
Shoreline Park at dawn

(Center)

vol.   2   68
Shoreline Park at dawn

(Center)

vol.   2   69
Bill smiling at Lon,  February, 1988

(Top)

vol.   2   69
Bill with glasses on,  February, 1988

(Bottom)

vol.   2   70
A brisk sunrise before a storm

(Top)

vol.   2   70
A bright morning before a sunny day

(Bottom)

vol.   2   71
It's 5 O'clock ducks - wake up!

(Top)

vol.   2   71
A string of swans

(Bottom)

vol.   2   72
Bill looking for the glimmer of a sunrise through the stormy clouds

(Top)

vol.   2   72
Rose colored storm clouds

(Bottom)

vol.   2   73
Bill at 5 AM without his morning coffee

(Top)

vol.   2   73
Seagulls floating gracefully in the clouds

(Bottom)

vol.   2   74
Ducks heading for shelter from the on-coming storm

(Top)

vol.   2   74
This walkway is closed to humans, and provides a peaceful shelter to the wildlife

(Bottom)

vol.   2   75
These gulls search for a sunny spot in the stormy weather

(Top)

vol.   2   75
Marshlands bird preserve at dawn

(Bottom)

vol.   2   76
The storm had chased away the birds, and I, too, soon left

(Top)

vol.   2   76
As the clouds thinned this gull soared high above the water

(Bottom)

vol.   2   77
If I can only climb a few feet higher each time...

(Top)

vol.   2   77
Happy Valentine's Day Billy,  1988

(Bottom)

vol.   2   78
Lon & Bill celebrate receiving the bound galleys for Notes On Living Until We Say Goodbye

(Center)

vol.   2   79
Lon & Bill pose before Lon's first reading & signing for Notes...

(Center)

vol.   2   80
Bill's Amaryllis

(Center)

vol.   2   81
Bill ponders the beauty of Nature

(Top)

vol.   2   81
Bill awakened the morning of his 26th birthday to a decorated house. I had waited for him to fall asleep, then went shopping at all-night markets; it took nearly all night - these are the moments that brought strength to our love in the face of adversity

(Bottom)

vol.   2   82
Bill tucks his wallet away as he plans to ride the thriller rides

(Top)

vol.   2   82
Lon before entering the amusement park where I took Bill for his birthday gift

(Bottom)

vol.   2   83
"Which way do I go?"

(Center)

vol.   2   84
As I said in jest about this photo before Billy would pose for it, "A picture is worth a thousand words"

(Top)

vol.   2   84
Who would want to???

(Bottom)

vol.   2   85
- Bill comes home from his first hospitalization for PCP; KS biopsy results came back positive on the same day  Aug. 25, 1988

(Center)

vol.   2   86
- home together at last  Aug. 26th

(Center)

vol.   2   87
The exotic flower arrangement I got for Bill's second coming home after being hospitalized for toxoplasmosis encephilitis -  10/13/1988

(Center)

vol.   2   88
Surrounded by life-giving love, Bill finds his reasons to smile

(Center)

vol.   2   89
A trip to the Pacific coast after Bill's third hospitalization when he could walk along the sea as he resolved that God is values and awe for nature, and that prayer is thought turned to hope.  (Oct. 7 - 12)

(Center)

vol.   2   90
Billy and 1988 X-mas tree

(Top)

vol.   2   90
1988 Christmas tree brought to us freshly cut by Robin Amundson and her family

(Bottom)

vol.   2   91
Bill - New Years,  1989

(Top)

vol.   2   91
Lon - New Years,  1989

(Bottom)