Animated Reflections 2

As I said in Animated Reflections 1, I have a whole shitload of “reflective images” I’d like to share that I’ve decided to post in 2 parts. This is the 2nd batch… Again, note that some of the GIFs (especially the first one in this batch!) take longer to cycle through than the WP slide…

Animated Reflections 1

Wow! 17 days since my last post. I really wish that I could offer up a sensible “excuse” for my absence but suffice it to say that, with all the crazy crap roiling around in my head, I haven’t been anything like a happy camper. And the worst part is my inability to convert what’s…

Perspective… Restored!

“Loving can cost a lot but not loving always costs more, and those who fear to love often find that want of love is an emptiness that robs the joy from life.” – Merle Shain “Once I knew only darkness and stillness…my life was without past or future…but a little word from the fingers of…

It Ain’t Easy Being This Good

“You can put a cat in an oven, but that don’t make it a biscuit.” – Sidney Deane “It is hard God damn work, making something this pretty look like a chump!” – Billy Hoyle Quotes from White Men Can’t Jump The title to this post was near the top of the Wikiquote page where…

Ruby Slippers?

It’s a rare person indeed who is born into the precise role their consciousness is best suited to. Most are fortunate just to arrive within “the ballpark” of where they need to be. For some however, getting to their “comfort zone” requires an arduous and painful journey along a very dark and lonely road. But…

Old And Stinky Wet Dreams?

We all have… “things” in our past that we’re not exactly proud of, right? Well I’ve just finished watching an episode of Louie that reminded me of one such thing from my past. It happened during one of the many, MANY, very lonely “dry spells” of my youth. I was working part-time at one of…

The Old Ball And Chain

“Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory… as the wish to forget it.” – Michel de Montaigne That was the ending quote for last night’s “Foundation” episode of one of my favorite TV shows – Criminal Minds. And, almost everyday of my life, I have the truth of those words driven home by…