Women’s sport, liposuction and perverse priorities

This piece is about transgenderism. Not to be confused with hermaphroditism, intersexuality or (gender) dysphoria. And it is about what is in the title. I explain difficult words separately, except for the word I made up myself, transgenderism: that agenda. That’s what the whole piece is about. Handicapped or challenged? Contrary to what the title, the… Continue reading Women’s sport, liposuction and perverse priorities

Decay

A crucial aspect of painting of course is observing. A special aspect of starting to paint, especially at an advanced age, is a change in appreciation in almost everything. The leaves of a banana plant (it is not a tree!) decay after a remarkably short time. Earlier in my life I would never have noticed… Continue reading Decay

Welcome

You have found it! The website of the OLD DUTCH PAINTER. Since my retirement I started painting myself and I got more interested in the succesful painters from the low lands from centuries ago. Much longer ago I got interested in politics. In this century this interest got strong new boosts from 9/11 and the… Continue reading Welcome