The battered pickup truck tailgate of a friend - a gifted artist, skilled carpenter, and flinty outsider - reflects his daily struggle to earn a living and evolve on his own terms while skirmishing endlessly in life's relentless hailstorm of unexpected disappointments and undeserved hard luck. This has called forth in Tom a singular grace and a steely resolve. It has also taken a toll.
TITLE - "Tom's Fight"
WHERE - San Francisco, California (2015)