Students Are the 'Soul' of Wisconsin's Protests →
title is a link… to an article in The Nation It’s good to see Americans still have the <harrumph> to get off their asses and STAND UP for themselves. :) Like in Europe, the veil is gone. BIG money wants the whole pie. They point at the necessity of austerity cuts for the pittance that good schools, health care, infrastructure maintenance, police, fire, etc cost but not to...
dream on →
can you feel a little love?
Shinichi Maruyama →
- GARDENS - Bruce Silverstein Gallery 535 West 24th Street, New York February 17th - April 2nd The opening is from 6PM to 8PM. If I was remotely close to NY, I’d SEE this. His art is a Zen Garden… for me. :)
vivid dreams. vivid feel. ings. sometimes easier. to wake up to. all this wasted. time. -j&
The Patriot Act is back after last Tuesday’s bill to extend three controversial provisions failed. Please contact your Representative! ANY vote FOR the PATRIOT Act is a vote against the Constitution.
wrote this a month ago, and it still seems relevant… i feel like i’m in a difficult place. i believe it is important to know what is going on in the world. (and you don’t find that on the network news.) for those in the world who are suffering, who need a helping hand to get back on their feet so they can do for themselves again, for those in the world who experience...
you’ve pushed me to the edge of the precipice but i’m not jumping. if you want me to die, you’re going to have to push me off this time. / i’m accustomed to rejection, dear i haven’t fit in since the day i was born. so, go ahead, honey give it your best! give it your best! / you push me to the edge, honey you’ve pushed me right up to the edge but...
And I leave you with the words I needed to hear so much, “We live in prayer because it is the stuff of miracles. We have never been disappointed, no matter how events turn out.” -Caroline Myss
Do Not Lose Heart, We Were Made for These Times
by Dr. Clarissa Pinkola Estés Mis estimados, my esteemed one… Do not lose heart. We were made for these times. I have heard from so many recently who are deeply and properly bewildered. They are concerned about the state of affairs in our world right now. It is true, one has to have strong cojones and ovarios to withstand much of what passes for “good” in our culture today....
its not only that they withhold love but they tell such despicable lies no one else loves, too. -j&
is this what desire feels like? this sadness. this yearning. what a strange lot we are… -j&
feeling terribly alone. lonely, even. it’s unusual… not sure what to do with it. as no thing can fill the emptiness can i sing it my voice expressing the void? draw it my hands sculpting the abyss? invite it to sit for awhile and have some tea? -j&
Hero granny fights off sledgehammer gang with... →
you know what? i don’t want to know. <smirk>
with no time
have you considered that someone might actually be REAL… here? have you considered someone might talk about things that are uncomfortable? have you considered someone might SHOW who they really are? have you considered that i might be doing the best that I can? have you considered that i’m only human? have you considered that THIS IS A TEST? And that how I do…. is how I do?...