Monthly Archives: May 2011

Meter it out

each of us—the rock, the landmass, the bared skeleton of an aging planet the water gentle erodes, removing wrinkles, softening edges as we wait to be renewed, reborn in molten lava – <> – <> – <> – <> – … Continue reading

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Believe it or Not Department, with apologies to Ripley’s®

This is a very short blog entry, and has to do with the “disclaimer” from one of the many “online opportunities” available to those who have a broadband collection and “want to make $6K per month or more.”  This is … Continue reading

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Conflict, Competition and the Essence We Don’t Really Need

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/War_of_Currents The history of General Electric and Westinghouse, their legendary competitiveness, and their parallel histories could be metaphoric in their ultimate source and simplicity.  At their core, was the rivalry of none other than Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla.  In … Continue reading

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Faith, Intuition, Experience and Hurdles

To prove that sarcasm is alive and well, I offer the following statement: It’s great to be 50 and appreciated for the breadth of knowledge and experience simply surviving this long in creative fields embeds in a person.  No, really.  … Continue reading

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Sam, Mac, Harley Walter Kidder, Pasha…an honor to know them.

I won’t go into the arguments for and against the anthropomorphizing of other species to suit our own needs.  And, I don’t know that my relationship with these individuals mentioned in the title are anthropomorphizing at all.  But I believe … Continue reading

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Tribes, Resisting Change and Touting Ignorance as a Virtue

I was speaking with my friend Rusty DeWees last week about our mutual experience with astonishing perceptions and opinions revealed at group events, and how many times those spoken statements seem to be at odds—within the course of the same … Continue reading

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