Tranquility Interrupted

Claude Monet In a tranquil hamlet, a delicate kiss of warmth expressed by the solar sylph, mellowed by a temperate breeze, offers the palliative whisper of hyacinth and sweet lilies. Tiny buds of a thornless rose bush hold the promise that, with their bloom, will come an elucidation of the world’s mysteries. Claude Monet would … Continue reading Tranquility Interrupted

Nietzsche Said…

“That which does not kill us makes us stronger.” ~Friedrich Nietzsche Yeah, it wasn't Kelly Clarkson. “Without music, life would be a mistake.” ~also not Kelly Clarkson My energy this morning is divided between caffeinating my fatigued soul and attempting to unravel Friedrich Nietzsche’s relationship with Kelly Clarkson.

What is the Truth?

I will admit that I suffer from anxiety, the origin of which can be traced back to my mother’s uterus; it wasn't big enough and I was forced out. Since then I’ve wondered, what does the future hold? Who, what, where, how, why, and when can I take another Xanax? Not knowing what is going … Continue reading What is the Truth?

Like Hillary, Plato Warned Us

The more things change, the more they stay the same. ~Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr Nothing written today hasn’t been written before, and written more eloquently. Nothing is original, so what is my point? Bare with me, because by the end of this post I may have a point. Politics is a tangled web of self-serving duplicity … Continue reading Like Hillary, Plato Warned Us

Evangelicals and Tax Exemption

Evangelical leader promises 'most ambitious' voter mobilization in the community's history for Trump Whatever your religious beliefs or affiliations, you must wonder how Evangelical leaders have made their political opinions so public, considering the restrictions in place prohibiting them from evangelizing— politically. Church pastors and leaders of all religious organizations have the same first amendment … Continue reading Evangelicals and Tax Exemption

Cheaters Never Prosper… If They Get Caught

While the kleptocrats in control of our political system have wielded their power to widen the wealth gap, the ultra rich have rigged the future for their underachieving offspring by gifting them Ivy League College admissions that likely come with matching ill gotten diplomas. Let’s be honest, this shocking college admissions scandal is nothing new. … Continue reading Cheaters Never Prosper… If They Get Caught