Blue thunder.

and a
way to go home

Jason Irla
"I have no house, only a shadow." 2009

Blue: a noun.

1. The hue of that portion of the visible spectrum lying between green and indigo, evoked in the human observer by radiant energy with wavelengths of approximately 420 to 490 nanometers; any of a group of colors that may vary in lightness and saturation, whose hue is that of a clear daytime sky; one of the additive or light primaries; one of the psychological primary hues.

(unknown blue lamp)

"Thinkin' of blue thunder Singin' to myself Thinkin' how fast it moves
Feelin how it turns I was singin' somethin Out on Route 128
Thinkin how blue it looks Singin out aloud
My my blue thunder My my blue thunder."

-Galaxie 500, Blue Thunder.

couple: submissive and dominant
(two blue lamps)

2. Gloomy; depressed

Dismal or dreary.

Out of the blue:

1. From an unexpected or unforeseen source: criticism that came out of the blue.

2. At a completely unexpected time: a long-unseen friend who appeared out of the blue.


Ellsworth Kelly, Blue over Orange, 1964

Into the blue,

1. At a far distance; into the unknown: spontaneously take a trip into the blue.

Cheyney Thomspon,
untitled, (blue-red)