The Thorns in Our Side, a painting

Posted on Apr 22, 2015 in All Posts, Art
The Thorns in Our Side, a painting

acrylic and oil on canvas 11″ x 14″

Blue Ribbons, a poem

Posted on Apr 19, 2015 in All Posts, Poems

The Space Shuttle landed on Earth again after another successful mission and I had trouble just getting out of bed. A pat on the back, a PhD, a cure for cancer, a gold crown… “Como estas?” she asked. “Einstein” I replied; she just looked at me like I was crazy. Then I stood up, reached […]

Thoughts on Balance

Posted on Apr 5, 2015 in All Posts, Thoughts

There are trade-offs in life.  But I don’t think that we have the choice to do the trading.  You can do the trading, but it will be exhausting and superficial and ultimately unsatisfying.  We don’t get to choose who we are.  And you cannot re-create yourself.  You can only discover yourself, and accept yourself, and […]