Best Picture

Monday, February 25, 2019

The truth that a “Green Book” and facsimiles figuratively and physically are consulted by Black Americans currently is a sad reality. On the movie-portrayed...

The Thing We Carried

Sunday, February 3, 2019

April 1968, I deplaned at Da Nang airbase, the Republic of Vietnam to join with other Marines and military branches to “win” the war against the Viet...

The Cheapening of Writing and Other Art

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

A great piece by Carrie V Mullins that not only hits the nail on the head but drives that puppy right through the wall of every going-out-of-business...

Onward

Monday, December 31, 2018

Can't wait for this year to wrap up. Typically, this is when we—so entrained in looking back and memorializing the waning cycle—conclude whether the...

Once Upon A Time

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Once upon a time

Was a writer of prose and rhyme,

Who put his book on half-price sale

Yet, fans of his artistry bailed...

Power in the Blood

Friday, December 14, 2018

Halac'quow Ewapaw'gup Allappah'wee 



"There is power in the blood, justice in the soul

Album, Power In The Blood

RBG

Monday, August 6, 2018

A must see documentary for all ages, but especially millennials.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s contribution to justice and equality for 

Walk in Spirit

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

How do we commemorate and honor the life of an extraordinary person,

one whose impact on family, friends, co-workers, and strangers on the

Morning Glory Day

Thursday, June 1, 2017

I awoke to Morning Glory Dayglistering upon a dawnof sunlight and dew—her flower flushing deep purplefrom the sweating of her attar her stain penetrating...

Hunger

Thursday, June 1, 2017

A toddler wobbled across the huge expanse of space and time

and fell into his mother’s arms

a squeal of infant joy leaping from...

The Old Ones Have Told Us

Saturday, April 22, 2017

In what way do we come back to Mother?

The Old Ones have told us …



That we should come

with eyes wide as...

True Heart: The Dragon Princess

Sunday, April 2, 2017

True Heart:The Dragon Princess is an illustrated fairy tale for

all children large and small. And, yes, that means you.


Mind Over Matter

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Flying about

over houses and yards

giggling and laughing

with cohorts in play—

three to five-year olds

The Dear Departing

Friday, January 27, 2017

For we the Dear Departing,

there’s no time like the present

to wake ourselves from the walking dead

push away the polluted...

Hillbilly Mind

Friday, December 23, 2016

1 Not unexpectedly, in the aftermath of this presidential election, many Americans are wondering how this happened, according to an article by Lynn Neary...

Critical Evolution Pg 2

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Reproduced from a high-resolution image of the United States Declaration of Independence (article - text).





This image...

Critical Evolution

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Pg. 1



The hoarding of wealth, as opposed to acquiring the fruits of one''s labor should never be confused. The driving force of...

Running Wild

Monday, December 5, 2016

Finding our waythrough the veil of reason,

through its crime of treason

against truth—

an affliction of sight

Epitaphs

Thursday, November 10, 2016

… for Heroes, Villains or Scallywags



Nov. 10th – 241st Marine Corps Birthday

Nov. 11th – Veteran’s Day

Peace and Politics

Friday, April 8, 2016

What is politics, but an extension of thought radiating out of one''s spiritual awareness. It takes a revolution of consciousness inward for a transformative...

The Polarity of Sweat

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Native American / First American peoples have long recognized the importance of the womb beyond a physical female organ where offspring are conceived...

Shrouded Synchronicity

Saturday, March 26, 2016

Underlying convergences of time, space, and matter are spiritual forces not unlike atomic forces in our physical universe, such as ionic interaction:...

The Root of War

Friday, May 8, 2015

For your consideration: To understand the root of war, the conversation must move beyond the usual binary of far right–far left examination. As long...

Karma

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Attribution: Nagarjun Kandukuru from Bangalore, India – Creative Commons.org/license

Page URL: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:The_wheel_of_life,_Buddhism_Bhavachakra.jpg

The Past of Present

Friday, July 11, 2014

The first two years after Vietnam combat were lived in a daze of irreconcilable realities. In trying to live the American Dream and embrace the common...

Metaphor

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

What the Bleep #$*! Do We Know, starring Marlee Matlin, a docudrama combining a storyline, animated bits, and interviews with scientists, philosophers,...

Space Bound

Sunday, July 8, 2012

Blood suckin' succubuses, what the fuck is up with this

I've tried in this department but I ain't have no luck with thisIt sucks, but it's...

The Art of Revealing Life

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Life is a paradox! The myriad of life''s aspects are constantly rubbing up against their opposite. It is in the interplay of the opposites that life...

Why are creative people eccentric?

Saturday, April 16, 2011

According to an article in the May 2011 issue of Scientific American magazine, entitled The Unleashed Mind: Why creative People Are Eccentric, “People...