Observer. Thinker. Mindful Human.

What we do not forgive follows us

Mysterious sliding stone at Racetrack Playa, Death Valley National Park
Mysterious sliding stone at Racetrack Playa, Death Valley National Park
Image by Eric Tsoi via Pixabay (edited by author)


Lived Through This

The lasting effects of being betrayed by your mind

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Photo: Randy Faris/Getty Images


Short Story

A humorous story of love and tolerance while traveling

Downward view of a large spiral staircase
Downward view of a large spiral staircase
(photo credit: Michael Whalen)


On Poetry

Capturing the complexities of being human

Close-up of a purple leaf with raindrops on it.
Close-up of a purple leaf with raindrops on it.
The Poet’s lens reveals details of the human experience. (Photo by Pixabay from Pexels)


Vignette

Crossing the ocean of existence

Cresting wave at sea
Cresting wave at sea
photo credit: Abel Escobar via Pixabay


Humor

Using literary bait ‘n switch to earn more, lose weight, improve your sex life, and be happier than your ex’s new girlfriend

Red illustration of a mouse click on yellow background, surrounded by bags of money
Red illustration of a mouse click on yellow background, surrounded by bags of money
Cash for clicks is what writing is all about. (artwork composed by author using Pixabay images from janjf93 and OpenClipart-Vectors)


Just for Fun

Trust me. You need it right now.

Photo of the author, wearing a cardboard crown, taken with a desktop computer camera, using a filter to distort the image
Photo of the author, wearing a cardboard crown, taken with a desktop computer camera, using a filter to distort the image
All images herein by author


Strategic Thinking

How to go undefeated in life

Tennis player raising his arms in victory.
Tennis player raising his arms in victory.
Winners start playing the game long before the match. (photo credit: stock.adobe.com #190017461)


PAY ME NOW OR PAY ME LATER

What are we thinking? Oh, right. We’re not.

Full-color satellite image of the Earth.
Full-color satellite image of the Earth.
VIIRS satellite imagery of our only home. (photo credit: NASA, in the public domain)


Cultural Commentary

A “Boomer” observes the younger generations

Two men on their digital devices, sitting with their backs to each other.
Two men on their digital devices, sitting with their backs to each other.
In-person chat, Gen Z style. (photo credit: StockSnap via Pixabay)

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