If You Could Read My Mind

If You Could Read My Mind…

Haven’t felt much like blogging lately. Frankly, so much has happened to aggravate my feelings of being “a stranger in a strange land” that I’ve simply had no faith that I could express myself in words anyone would understand. Which, I guess, is why my mind has been speaking to me in song again…

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Reflections With A Twist…

Okay. I’ve been hurting real bad lately. So I decided I’d do one of those ‘reflections’ posts, just to express some of the thoughts I have in between the moans and groans. But then the painkillers kicked in…

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Robin Williams…

Having suffered from both depression and addiction issues for many years myself, I’ve been having a very hard time trying to think objectively about the death of this wonderful man. In the end I’ve decided that I just can’t. So I’ve decided instead to just say what I’ve seen in him since I first saw him on Happy Days, before Mork & Mindy, back in the 70s. It was in his eyes…

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Reflections On Fallen Leaves…

As a child, I never could quite understand people’s fascination with fragile things, since they had to keep everyone – like rambunctious little boys – away from them. I’m much older now. And while I’m still not sure I’d trust myself to take proper care of such things, I do have much more of an appreciation for what they represent.

Since seeing these very cool Omid Asadi images on Visual News and Twisted Sifter, I’ve come to think of them as excellent ‘reflections’ of just how fragile things can be, and of just how hard it might be to repair them once broken…

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Elephant’s Memory…

I bookmarked this video a long time age. I’m very thankful that a rerun of the Criminal MindsElephant’s Memory episode reminded me of it. I can think of no better ‘reflection’ for the mood I’ve been in lately…