The closer you get to real matter, rock, airmailing fire, and wood, boy, the more spiritual the world is. ~Jack Kerouac I need a deity to keep me afloat in the ocean pulling at my toes toward the black depths of the Mariana trench at the bottom of the Pacific. God or demon, either will […]
The soul is the weariest part of the body. ~Paul Bowles The soul may be the weariest part of the body because we don’t exercise it the way we do our physical bodies, even less than our intellectual muscles. Or because we distort it to conform to another’s view. Why the neglect?
I believe the universe is one being, all its parts are different expressions of the same energy, and they are all in communication with each other, influencing each other, therefore parts of one organic whole. ~Robinson Jeffers It should come as no surprise that I spend an inordinate amount of time trying to sift daily […]
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment. ~Rumi Was I ever clever? My head is filled with facts, most useless in everyday situations. I used to think facts made me intelligent, approaching clever until the modern computer awoke with more facts at faster retrieval than I can comprehend than I could even if I spent the […]
I would rather be labeled An angry brown poet Than be an apathetic American Who turned away just long enough To never actually have to give a damn. ~Remi Kanazi I am continually flabbergasted at America’s preposterous claim to be a Christian nation. The hypocrisy…one of many perpetrated by self-proclaimed followers of Christ…building a barrier […]
The war his country asked of him convinced him war has no heroes. Only the dead. The cost of violence is always more violence. ~Glen Sorestad I am sick to death of the older generation the vast majority that never set foot in the military calling for war. It’s an easy call, a hypocritical call […]
I no longer worry about god let him worry about himself. I have gotten over that. ~Richard Shelton If one doesn’t concern oneself with the god or gods what should be the focus of their person? Who then do we adjure to pull our ass from the fire? Especially as in the case of Cuauhtemoc […]