A Dead Moon

A Dead Moon

I have lived beyond my time. Another new moon in a thousand years of new moons. ~David Olson Another season has passed. Another moon has walked the cycle of new to waxing to full to waning to gone. Why is a gone moon, a dark moon identified as new instead of dead? Dead makes more […]

Bulwarks Supporting Outdated Realities

Bulwarks Supporting Outdated Realities

Once a person is able to…smash apart the old nest…into which he has settled…wisdom immediately appears. ~Hakuin Ekaku, Zen Master It is comfortable residing in a world built on a foundation of right and wrong, to establish rigid views that bulwark one’s view of reality. Until…the structure crumbles because the bulwarks were based on narrow […]

Becoming The Caricature We Despise

Becoming The Caricature We Despise

Once ‘they’ become an ‘it’, all hope is lost for human kindness. ~Unknown How to dehumanize a person? Label them an object, an it, a thing, an anti-human, the embodiement of a devil. This opens up in the human, just cause for prejudice, for hatred, for the unleashing of untiled violence upon what is viewed […]

Souls Blanket the Heavens

Souls Blanket the Heavens

The night is the color of the eyelids of the dead. ~Alejandra Pizarnik The black night is laden with pinpoint lights as if someone took a scattergun and pierced the¬†darkness, twinkling stars, souls blanketing the heavens radiating their love to the living, to those looking skyward for inspiration, the inspiration to create positive vibes, to […]

Creating a Masterpiece

Creating a Masterpiece

In the realm of creativity, one is more likely to produce a masterpiece by producing volumes of works than putting all efforts into creating the perfect single work. This knowledge gave me the freedom to create without the oppressive specter of perfection constraining my output. I write most every weekday before starting my workday. It’s […]

Slumgullion Society Is The Healthiest Society (Melting Pot Myth)

Slumgullion Society Is The Healthiest Society (Melting Pot Myth)

You are the sum total of everything you’ve ever seen, heard, eaten, smelled, been told, forgot – it’s all there. Everything influences each of us. ~Maya Angelou I like to think, like most people I would venture to say, I am an independent thinker free from external influences unduly shaping my thoughts. I can’t be […]

Drowning In A Rage Cage

Drowning In A Rage Cage

The world is a vampire, sent to drain Secret destroyers, hold you up to the flames And what do I get, for my pain? Betrayed desires, and a piece of the game Even though I know, I suppose I’ll show All my cool and cold, like old job Despite all my rage I am still […]

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