My eulogy for my parents, Stephen J. Lasky and Ronnie R. Lasky who both passed away within weeks of each other, fall 2017.
Tracing my earliest days of graphic design.
My presentation for The Branding and UX Panel at the 2016 Promax conference.
“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.”
– CHINESE PROVERB
The was a List of Dreams I made for myself at 21 years old…remarkable to reflect back.
“Summer of Hell.” That’s what they’ve been calling it. From July through September, my NJ train line completely stopped going into Manhattan.
This was the best rejection letter I ever got.
“IF YOU ALWAYS PUT LIMITS ON EVERYTHING YOU DO, PHYSICAL OR ANYTHING ELSE, IT WILL SPREAD INTO YOUR WORK AND INTO YOUR LIFE. THERE ARE NO LIMITS. THERE ARE ONLY PLATEAUS, AND YOU MUST NOT STAY THERE, YOU MUST GO BEYOND THEM.” —BRUCE LEE
Like a lot of kids, growing up I was always captivated and mesmerized by comic books and superheroes—in particular Marvel comics. I grew up Brooklyn NY, during the 70s and 80s, the so-called Bronze Age of comic books.
Recently, I had the chance to interview one of my childhood heroes and inspirations, Kenneth Johnson the visionary writer, producer and director of The Six Million Dollar Man (writer), The Bionic Woman (writer, producer, creator, director), The Incredible Hulk (writer, producer, creator, director), V (writer, producer, creator, director), and Alien Nation (writer, producer, creator, director).