Waste Not…

Waste Not…

My dear and long suffering reader, I’ve been thinking a great deal of late about waste. Ok… it’s not the most salubrious of subjects I grant you, but I think you’ll agree, one that’s on many people’s minds in our modern age. What I’ve found so intriguing is that...
In So Many Words

In So Many Words

#Create365 – March 24, 2019 “For your born writer, nothing is so healing as the realization that he has come upon the right word.” – Catherine Drinker Bowen Friends, neighbours and potential future enemies, I was born a writer. Now please note...
Memento Mori

Memento Mori

On July 14, 2006 at 3:36AM, my entire world came to an end. “I’m so sorry… They lost her. She’s gone…” I was on the phone, staring dumbly at the clock as I was told that Raven, my fiancee, the love of my life and the most beautiful woman I had...
“Feminist” is Not a Four-Letter Word

“Feminist” is Not a Four-Letter Word

Allow me to pose a query to you groovy and awesome carbon-based lifeforms: When in the nine hells did “feminist” become a four-letter word? Not sure what I mean? Walk into any group of people (primarily guy-shaped men of the male gender I’m ashamed to admit),...
A Noble Feast

A Noble Feast

My dearest reader, it’s obvious that you are a true paragon of perspicacity and discernment, a shining example of homo sapiens and a creature of refined taste. Indeed, since you’ve chosen to expend a few precious temporal increments perusing my particular...
Apropos of Nothing

Apropos of Nothing

Well be with you, my carbon-based compadres! Today I appear before you bearing a mystery. An enigma if you will, a cognitive conundrum that has so far evaded my every attempt at comprehension. I will share this riddle in the hopes that doing so may shed light on...
Valentine’s is Here Again

Valentine’s is Here Again

Now steady on my carbon-based compadres, I know what you’re thinking. You’re thinking that I’m going to launch into a tedious and tiresome tirade about Valentine’s Day and everything that’s wrong with it, how commercial it is, how...
Hope In The Darkness

Hope In The Darkness

“Depression drove me to do terrible things…” We’ve all heard statements like this from time to time from people suffering from various types of depression. It’s a true fact that, while in the throes of such a debilitating condition,...
An Astronaut on Spaceship Earth

An Astronaut on Spaceship Earth

Dear reader, in a moment I’m going to ask you to stop reading this essay. No, I haven’t taken leave of my senses. I assure you there is a madness to my method. I want you to stop reading this essay and just take a few moments to look at the image...
If You Want Me I’ll Be Here

If You Want Me I’ll Be Here

Dear reader, what follows is another stream-of-consciousness piece of literary detritus that explores the concept of discovering our place or path. As with all such misbegotten missives, no editing has taken place. What I have presented here is the intellectual...

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