Suicide never surprises me anymore.
It’s much more surprising when people endure through this shit-show we call society, with their authenticity and compassion intact.
Please realize. When people take their lives, there is no inherent mystery to it. It’s simple … Continue reading
Whether you’re living or dying or somewhere in between…
Whether you’re a true believer, a true deceiver, an immaculate conceiver, or a radical dreamer…
Whether you operate by evidence or faith…
Whether you feel the music when you dance, or … Continue reading
It’s time. Time to build our tribe.
Since 2015, I’ve had a personal vision for a different kind of life.
Different for me, anyway. And I think there are other people out there who will want to get involved with … Continue reading
Some people say there’s nothing we can do.
That the injustice and inequality in this world are just part of the package of being alive.
That is incorrect.
It is this way because we perpetuate the system that makes it … Continue reading
Fact: we’re on a rock floating through outer space.
The only reason “Syria” and “the United States” exist is because a long time ago, humans came up with a classification system that creates an illusory concept of “us” and “them”.… Continue reading
Even though you curse my name
I still forgive you
Even though you’re damaged goods
I know I’m no better than you
No one profits from this feud
You brought the flame
But I won’t douse it with my gasoline… Continue reading
I recently received an email from a friend, who made some political images.
Told me, “Feel free to share.”
At first, I didn’t consider sharing them, because they do not particularly illustrate my subjective political ideals.
(Without getting too far … Continue reading
A week or so ago, I stood outside my gym, waiting for a ride to come pick me up.
I realized I had my checkbook with me, and I gave into an impulse born from curiosity and boredom.
“Excuse me,” … Continue reading
(Photo by Ronen Tivony/NurPhoto)
Peaceful protests make a difference.
Want to know how I know I know that?
Because seeing a legion of people come together in solidarity inspires me. It makes a difference for me. And I am only … Continue reading