One With Rock

One With Rock

Soon it got dusk, a grapy dusk, a purple dusk over tangerine groves and long melon fields; the sun the color of pressed grapes, slashed with burgandy red, the fields the color of love and Spanish mysteries. ~Jack Kerouac, On the Road I have long been captivated by colors so much so, I keep a […]

The Lizard Oppresses Creativity

The Lizard Oppresses Creativity

While he was writing, the Lizard quieted, the resistance disappeared and time slowed down. He was in it, unafraid, unimpeded, and truly alive. ~Seth Godin The Lizard. The skulking Lizard, the enemy of creativity. It distracts me from writing, from poetrying, from shooting, from painting. It is the eternal critic, the internal critic only silenced […]

Human Foie Gras

Human Foie Gras

Art has no right answer. The best we can hope for is an interesting answer. ~Seth Godin What emotion does a painting evoke? What revolution is contained in the stanza of a poem? What image is birthed in a song? What pain opened the gateway to a story? I see art not as an interesting […]

The Career is Nearing an End

The Career is Nearing an End

You don’t have to ask permission to take responsibility. ~Ed Catmull I sometimes struggle in the workplace with seeing where I need to step and and own something deeply. I find surfaces I can polish but do not typically know the extent I should own the entire object. I perform activities with an understanding of […]

Flowers Bloom Only For Themselves

Flowers Bloom Only For Themselves

Flowers bloom for no one but themselves. Be like a flower, bloom only for yourself and do not worry that you are different. ~Reverie Hippie There is a fine line when being one’s unique flower between self-actualization and separating from the collective good. The USA is not a collectivist society so our psyche is laced […]

Harmony of a Silent Gong

Harmony of a Silent Gong

What is the sound of a silent gong? A silent gong is not voiceless. It gives vibration to the universe beating in unity, in harmony with the heartbeat of Earth. It is found in the footsteps of Ant walking on shifting sands in search of food to feed the colony. It is the rhythm of […]

Butterfly Singing

Butterfly Singing

Before I sink into the big sleep I want to hear The scream of the butterfly. ~ The Doors Before I die, I too, want to hear the voice of Butterfly and learn to embrace the wisdom of metamorphosis and fluttering wings. (Not its scream for that would mean it is suffering and my soul […]

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leaf and twig

where observation and imagination meet nature in poetry

Virtual Vomit

Sometimes its easier than others

Lipstick on a Pig

The Sartorial Explorations of a Middle Aged Man

The Used Life

Experiments in the Art of Mastering None

My Human Experience

Life. Travel. Tarot. Astrology.


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Love it Now

Love is ever-present within our own Being but we might not feel it until we live in the Now. "Love it Now" was created to share ideas about loving and being present in the here and now. Enjoy!