My last one…for now.

By |October 14th, 2015|

This is what I woke up with, not sure where it came from:

“The ocean lives in front of him. It’s constant, but shows up each day disguised as something else. From the angry, gun-metal grey waves forcing their way onto the beach to the […]

Money

By |October 8th, 2015|

I am not sure how I feel about money. On the one hand, it’s pretty great and let’s me do a bunch of neat stuff. On the other hand, it messes with my head and makes me believe I am someone I’m not. It […]

Sum of the Parts

By |October 6th, 2015|

I was sitting in the office of the sales guy at the dealership, talking about buying a new car. The more we talked, the more I realized I never wanted the damn thing in the first place. How did I get there?

Every so often […]

Talking Turkey

By |October 5th, 2015|

There were ten of us at dinner last night. The conversation turned to food, and its cost and quality. Everyone there was involved somehow in growing, distributing, buying, or financing. We were united in our belief that we’re fucked.

The common conditioning is that we […]

Sowing and Reaping

By |October 2nd, 2015|

This weekend it’s time to plant garlic. I thumb each clove into the dirt, cover the bed with straw, and that’s it. Nothing apparent happens for a very long time. It’s not until next July that we’ll see any harvest.

The garden is the one […]

What A Fool Believes

By |October 1st, 2015|

‘Lying is still lying even if it’s to yourself’, a friend once said. I can be quite convincing. I’m a sucker for my own bullshit.   I can be like two drunks at the bar trying to keep each other sober.

I’m not always giving myself […]