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Greetings from Limbo

In case you're wondering about my whereabouts, I'm hereabouts. Unfortunately my email domain was stolen by a sleazy outfit called Namecheap--the name says it all--so make a note not to hook up with them. I'll sort this out one of…

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A sad say in Hoople

A long-time friend has left the building. Peter Schickele, who performed under the nom de schtick P.D.Q. Bach was taken away from us at the untimely age of 88. The Hensleys met Peter shortly after they relocated from Indiana to…

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Grand Gardening

 

The sports season has begun, and by sports I mean basketball. I’m from Indiana, so that’s the only sport that matters. I’m mentioning this because today my alma mater, coincidentally Indiana, is playing against Arizona in Las Vegas. I’ll be…

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Tim talks TODAY!

TIM TALKS!

The youngest Hensley, Tim, is doing a real-world interview today, and will be chatting about his new book. You won't get this opportunity often.

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Tim talks TODAY

https://blog.fantagraphics.com/events/virtual-tim-hensley-detention-2-in-conversation-with-kayla-e-precious-rubbish-hosted-by-floating-world-comics/

The youngest Hensley, Tim, is doing a real-world interview today, and will be chatting about his new book. You won't get this opportunity often.

Sticking it out, so to speak

We said “I do” on this day exactly 60 years ago today. Spoiler alert: we are still happily married. What follows is the detailed version of that story. 

On this day a few years ago—okay, QUITE a few years…

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The Past Redux

Here’s another clipping from the Hensley Farms archives... Forward into the past 

A kindly nod from the 60s, when I was on the Hoosier jazz planet, and at least one reviewer thought we were pretty good. It nearly convinced me.

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Tim Hensley, more to tell 

The other day I posted the news that our son Tim’s new book is finally about to emerge after three years. That was delightful to hear, but now comes additional word the Fantagraphics is also reissuing Tim’s previous book, Sir…

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Big News From Hensley Farms

TIM HENSLEY 

Press Release
From Fantagraphics:

Detention #2 

On sale date: January 1, 1900 

Brilliant cartoonist Tim Hensley (Wally Gropius) returns with his first new comic book since the acclaimed “Sir Alfred No. 3” in 2015! This is a gorgeous…

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The Hottest Day Ever Redux

Today, I heard, was the hottest day in England…ever. That happens every so often, and it happened to us in 2005. 

When we had arrived in Ipswich for our May 28 show, and we told the local folks that we’d…

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Whose Day Is It Today?

Sometimes I look online to see what's special about the day. I don't always do this, of course, and that's how I missed National Ice Cream Day recently. But I did check today, and learned that today is Mandela Day…

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Seals and Crofts and me 

In the early 70s, I did a little touring with Seals and Crofts, who were hot at the time. We were working their hits—I  remember Summer Breeze and We May Never Pass This Way Again. I also remember that my…

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