The Predator becomes Prey

The Predator becomes Prey

The moon rises and strikes him, violent blows of light, lashes of light from the full moon. ~Eduardo Galeano I remember walking in Texas, far from a city, on a full moon night the light so bright it felt like dusk or dawn but with a cooler light, a light with an undertone of pale […]

Fearlessly Free

Fearlessly Free

He folded his fear into a perfect rose. He held it out in the palm of his hand. She took it from him and put it in her hair. ~Arundhati Roy Walking into work this morning, I saw a large, white gull on the sidewalk poking its beak into a fluttering sparrow, fluttering wings, shaking […]

Chaos, Not Cleanliness, is Godliness.

Chaos, Not Cleanliness, is Godliness.

One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star. ~Friedrich Nietzsche Chaos is usually viewed as an enemy to be vanquished, a demon undermining the godly state of precision and order. “Cleanliness is next to godliness”, mom used to say. Feelings of discomfort bubble up when the […]

Talking With Clouds

Talking With Clouds

Joana talks to the clouds. To talk to the clouds you have to climb hills or to the top branches fo the trees. ~Eduardo Galeano I have not the necessary courage to talk to the clouds for any significant span of time let alone the agility to navigate the tiny, twisted limbs of a tree […]

The Silence Was Perfection

The Silence Was Perfection

The bicycle bell spilled into the silence of the night. ~Qui Xiaolong Silence can be spooky. Is it because the absence of any sound driving us to distraction frees up or mind and there is no barrier to block us from feeling the screaming in our souls or, perhaps, because of our inability to hear […]

The Fool I Will Always Be

The Fool I Will Always Be

Does wisdom perhaps appear on the Earth as a raven which is inspired by the smell of carrion? ~Friedrich Nietzsche I have believed at most every stage of my life I was imbued with a wisdom beyond my years. I was as wise as Raven contemplating creation whilst soaring a thousand feet over a canyon […]

Different Does Not Imply Wrong

Different Does Not Imply Wrong

I want to be able to look at and into a juniper tree, a piece of quartz, a vulture, a spider and see it as itself devoid of all humanly absorbed qualities, anti-Kantian, even the categories of description. ~Edward Abbey Our initial or one of our initial forays outside the boundaries of the human soul […]

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