Seeking Wonder (Some thoughts that just poured out)

A photo shows us the reality A painting shows us the world through the filter of the soul A sculpture is creativity given physical form A puzzle is a question seeking an answer A building is our shelter from the harshness of all that can’t be controlled A job is what we must do to make it …

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In Duality what is Forgotten

We live in a world of 2. Good and bad, light and dark, heaven and hell and hot and cold. What is not mentioned is the spaces found between the opposites. Away from the extremes is where most of us live our lives. So while these opposites can define the frame where we live will …

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From the Walk to the Run (draft)

If the walk is long you hope the path is calm. When is short you will for excitement. Then you must put in the work to make it to the end. Do we really run for health or is it something else? Are we not running from the insanity that we face every day. It …

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Thoughts on what I think, what I know, hope for and what it is not

If I thought that life was fair, then I was an idiot. If I thought that I knew anything at all then I was a liar. If I thought I deserved more or less than anyone else, then I lack wisdom. If I thought about what lay ahead, never forget about what I have in …

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What the Struggle has Taught Me

In the last year I have been through a lot, it has been hard and I have had to button down just to try to get through it. There were days I thought about throwing in the towel but then I realized that if I did then all the work and the struggle would have …

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Those Forgotten in the Sun

I was thinking about what it must feel like to be out on the streets in this weather and this is what poured out. Another writing exercise I promise the next one will be full of fun and kittens.This was written on my Blackberry so it may not be totally correct but hopefully it will …

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The Character and the Start

Characters are the blank slates, a canvas to be written on. Each has a history made up of the experiences, people and ideals that the writer has been exposed to or wants to represent. There are no rules when it comes to developing and creating a character but we all know the difference between a …

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When it rains…

We al know that saying, it happens to all of us at one point or another and I guess I am going to use the experience I have gained to inform the way ahead. I once thought that there was one direction and one alone, advertising but now I know better, I feel that there …

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I was told to run…

I was told to run…run and keep on going. That was the earliest lesson I can remember. What am I running from, is it a person, a fear or an idea. I can’t remember, I don’t want to remember. Why is the question I keep on coming back to? That is the one question that …

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He is the invisible, the pained, where light and dark merge into the end of who we are

The story is a given, it is made to draw a line from one end to the other. It takes time and creates a narrative that you can see, feel and touch. Time becomes the tick on each line and each piece of the line is it’s own voice.Locked in the edge, walking a line …

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