Monthly Archives: April 2013

Thick Rain

Today the rain is especially thick…it seems to have a white quality about it. I know it is not snow because it is April 29th, but the rain does appear thick today. That thickness resonates on this day, my heart … Continue reading

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16 tons

I read this story today about a lady who paid off her student loans at a bank and then held up her receipt and yelled out something along the lines of “I sold my soul to this bank 6 years … Continue reading

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My Dog is looking at me Funny

Today I am taking my dog in to be neutered. I think he knows, he has been looking at me with an oh so sad look on his face. Yes, I am taking him in to remove any possibility that … Continue reading

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Magic has its price

Magic has its price. My wife tells me this is the running theme in a t.v. show she watches. That notwithstanding, it is true. There is a price for getting all of our fondest wishes. A cursory examination of the … Continue reading

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Thought Virus

Ever have a concept, a thought invade your mind and take over? Use your brain to replicate its ideas, use your body to act out its desires? This happened to me in the most profound way 20 years ago when … Continue reading

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All Hail the Ordinary!

After two days and two consecutive meetings to discuss my parents failing mental status and how best to proceed to help them and keep them safe, I felt like I was at my limit, but I found that not to … Continue reading

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How others see me

Today I am pondering a few things about how others see me, there have been 2 things that have prompted this. One was a video I watched today about a forensic artist drawing a portrait of women from how they … Continue reading

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Feeding My Silence

I had a great conversation today with a friend. as we discussed my feeble attempts to be more contemplative in this loud world and with my loud personality, we discussed the importance of feeding my silence. I need to spend … Continue reading

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Education and the Soul

I read this article on BigThink today about transforming our education system along new lines, instead of traditional departments, we re-order it all to become more practical and applicable…I’m not sure that is enough. We are living in a lost … Continue reading

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So, Round Bales and Carrot Cake are Evil

Okay so I know what you are thinking. He’s crazy! You are saying to yourself, I love Carrot cake, and probably, that is just a dumb thing to say. How can round bales and Carrot cake be evil. They are … Continue reading

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