Temptations & Trespasses

Creative Memoir

Memory & Fog: The Impermanence of Objects, 3rd Meditation

2017-10-18T11:18:31+00:00

Once, a long time ago, I told you I would love you forever. I never intended to lie to you. I am back in San Francisco, the place where we once lived together. It has been … what now? 15 years? Or is it 20? I don’t remember things the [...]

Memory & Fog: The Impermanence of Objects, 3rd Meditation 2017-10-18T11:18:31+00:00

Glass & Sky: The Impermanence of Objects, 2nd Meditation

2017-10-12T15:26:33+00:00

Once, a long time ago, I stood in the sky far above the world. The observation deck of the World Trade Center was more than 1000 feet high. The windows were wide, floor to ceiling glass. The first thing I did was press my nose against it, my hands beside [...]

Glass & Sky: The Impermanence of Objects, 2nd Meditation 2017-10-12T15:26:33+00:00

Sand & Sea: The Impermanence of Objects, 1st Meditation

2017-10-04T17:49:35+00:00

Once, a long time ago, I lived in a house near the edge of the world. In the Winter, when the air was still, I would lie awake at night and listen to the Ocean, to the waves. Relentless. Never ending. In my mind I could see them. They would [...]

Sand & Sea: The Impermanence of Objects, 1st Meditation 2017-10-04T17:49:35+00:00

The Missing Child

2017-08-17T20:22:39+00:00

I wake in darkness to find my child gone. The realization comes slowly. Half-awake I reach out a hand to the opposite side of the bed. Grasping, slowly at first then faster, palm flat and fingers spread wide I am feeling the bed expecting a form to be there in [...]

The Missing Child 2017-08-17T20:22:39+00:00

Making Mistakes: Looking Back at 2014

2016-11-04T15:07:07+00:00

I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You're doing things you've never done before, and more importantly, you're doing something. Neil Gaiman [...]

Making Mistakes: Looking Back at 2014 2016-11-04T15:07:07+00:00

Welcome to 2015

2015-01-01T12:00:54+00:00

Happy New Year everyone. May the new year bring you joy and fortune. May you love and be loved by others. Paint your dreams and tell your story. Do not be afraid.

Welcome to 2015 2015-01-01T12:00:54+00:00
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