The Coca Cola drinking communist thinks I look ridiculous. He is wearing black high top sneakers, that retail at one hundred and forty dollars. He
I live in California. I was born in California during a time when being a first-generation Californian was still something of a thing, even if
We barely broke eighty degrees here today. There are still some ninety-degree temperatures predicted into the middle of the month, but today Summer officially began
Here we are, can you believe it, going into September. Where does the time go? I’m still reading Carl Sandburg’s big book of Abraham Lincoln.
I am continuing my reading of “Abraham Lincoln: The Prarie Years, The War Years” by Carl Sandburg. I’ve decided to share some of the content
It is the end of the Summer. I’ve been doing end of the Summer stuff. I don’t feel like talking about writing but, I will
Well, I had re-activated my Twitter account for eleven days after a couple of important news stories seemingly got by me, as in, some really
If you try to force a flower to bloom, prying its petals open, you will destroy it. If you let it be, to do what
Do you ever let yourself daydream the most fantastical daydream you can possibly imagine for your life? Some people don’t daydream like that. Others will
There is still good in the world. There is still beauty. TS
This isn’t what I was going to write about today. I was going to write about dreams, about thinking positive, being happy, and dreaming bigger.
I’ve re-started a Tumblr page, and I’ve created a companion page to this page. The goal is, to keep what is good, to focus on
I am off twitter once and for all and for good. (Only took how many tries?) They just changed their format anyway and, I wasn’t
“There is something about yourself that you don’t know. Something that you will deny even exists until it’s too late to do anything about it.
I just got home from a couple of (sober) perspective altering days in the mountains. I’m contemplating, mulling, a post about that, but it got
BOC is one of my favorite bands. I wouldn’t know where to begin to tell of the impact and influence this music has had on
“To thine own self, be true.” Polonious, in Hamlet by William Shakespeare Be true to yourself Never tell everything you know. My “heroes” have
The Keeper A slow and steady flame, Does burn inside this heart, Though with it knowledge came, To rip my soul apart. Of the
The next book, the new book, Covenants of Lingering Bones, will be available soon. After much rigmarole, going so far as to set up the
I’ll tell you what optimism is, in a world where a fake issue of a real newspaper was distributed by activists, and went viral, and
Because, throughout the world, the needs, and wants, of the people in the towns and the suburbs, are not the same as those of the
One of the most wonderful things within the many fine and good examples that Bruce Lee left us with, is his example of inclusiveness.