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Repercussions

Shit, death is painless. Here among nothing pointed to the cliche of an afterlife, a bright light. He smells nothing. He feels nothing. But he knows he is and that is enough to give him confidence as images from his life begin to bombard him. Birth, bloody mess that was, mother- white with exhaustion andContinue reading “Repercussions”

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Complete Effort

When does reality breakdown? For Kristen it’s when he turns the living room ceiling fan off. Normal activity. Get up from couch at bequest of oldman. Reach normal adult male hand out to the switch. Grasp and twist and yet when the fan should stop the room begins to spin. Kristen would vomit but whatContinue reading “Complete Effort”

Kharmic GooGoo

A brief moment, a thought, a connection to something that was promised to be gone and your chance at redemption vanishes. Feel it? Good. You now know you came from another place, a when. With this sudden intrusion, the warm post-birth glow you were feeling should be fading and you’ll note the arms of yourContinue reading “Kharmic GooGoo”

Mirage: #25 Stanislaw Lem W/ Ira Nayman

  On episode 25 of Mirage, Ira Nayman and I discuss the life and work of Soviet Author Stanislaw Lem author of Solaris. Stanisław Herman Lem was a Polish writer of science fiction, philosophy, and satire, and a trained physician. Lem’s books have been translated into 41 languages and have sold over 45 million copies.Continue reading “Mirage: #25 Stanislaw Lem W/ Ira Nayman”

#15 Jessica Lahey

“If parents back off the pressure and anxiety over grades and achievement and focus on the bigger picture—a love of learning and independent inquiry—grades will improve and test scores will go up.” Jessica Lahey is is the author of the book “The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So TheirContinue reading “#15 Jessica Lahey”

Timeless Birth

The waves of eternity crash against the rocky coast of forever. The rays of love and acceptance are setting, but still wash a warmth over all. Soon it will be replaced with the blue moon of peace and serenity. A never ending cycle in bliss. A soft whisper caresses the consciousness. “This is the pointContinue reading “Timeless Birth”

Timeless Birth

The waves of eternity crash against the rocky coast of forever. The rays of love and acceptance are setting, but still wash a warmth over all. Soon it will be replaced with the blue moon of peace and serenity. A never ending cycle in bliss. A soft whisper caresses the consciousness. “This is the point between twoContinue reading “Timeless Birth”

A Work Untitled

She puts the black heels with the ribbon lace up next to the ancient copy of the Oxford dictionary her grandfather bought her. The dictionary smells of thrift store. Dusty and used. Since her grandfather died it reminds her of him. She put the shoes next to the giant heavy book, because one day sheContinue reading “A Work Untitled”