• waiting to blow away

    November 15, 2012

    The world seems to be brimming with people who feel like they’re entitled. They’ve somehow convinced themselves that its okay to take whatever they can grab — be it borrow or steal, and that, when they do, it’s theirs. This isn’t just some innocent adolescent scam. Whole businesses and social structures have been created specifically… [ read more ]

  • long late walks

    November 10, 2012

    I have been taking these long late walks, wandering witching hours – when the only witnesses I encounter are the stars, and they are light years away, cold and distant in the yawning darkness. In my aloneness, I grapple with all the things I’ve suppressed throughout the day; the dull ache of disappointment, the emptiness… [ read more ]

  • my sister Mary T

    October 29, 2012

    Hey, so today’s the day my sister Mary was born. Trouble from her first breath, she could sing like one of the seraphim, a heavenly honey-toned alto. Blessed with an ear for unusual harmonies, she played piano and guitar like any righteous 1960’s folk princess, and also looked the part with her long straight hair.… [ read more ]