Category: Thinking “out loud”

Who knows what will emerge

Reflections and (in?) a bit of digital art …

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Our personal awareness of change varies. Some of us refuse to even acknowledge that things DO change. Others are terrified by anything changing, and fight it tooth and nail. Most of us lie somewhere between those extremes. But deny it or fear it all you want … change is inevitable. When I first took part […]

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A beginning in An end

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I started this year’s A to Z Challenge with the sentence: “Every ending is a new beginning.” In that post (Z end in Z beginning), I chose to make my version of the challenge Z to A. Today is the last day of this particular journey. In other words: I am ending at the beginning. […]

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Energy

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I often say that my life is governed by irony. I may not be unique in this, but it is definitely a defining characteristic of the choices I am faced with in my journey through life. It has become such a driving force for me that I would almost be at a loss if irony […]

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Indecisive

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]JessicaJohn ran up the hillstairs. SheHe was huffing  and puffing by the time the top was reached. “Damn am I out of shape,” thought Jessica. It was not obvious by looking at him, he seemed a fairly fit woman. “It comes from too many pizzascookies! I guess I need to run more.” It was a […]

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Quality vs Quantity

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I have never really quite been one with the rest of my peers (as may be obvious from the name of the blog). I am not going to assign blame. It is no more specifically society’s fault than it is my own. I see the world in a certain way, as do each of us. […]

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Silliness

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Sometimes, Steve stops securing something to say. Sans sally, Steve should seek some sort of stimulation; something to spark speech. In such situations, Steve seems to spring to silliness. Sadly, some seem to scamper off screaming upon seeing Steve’s sordid sense of said silliness. Sad to see. Still, Steve strives to succeed. Such sincerity of […]

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Updating …

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The other day, when I started the computer I received a notification that a one of the programs I use to keep the computer working smoothly needed an update. I clicked on the link to the update, downloaded it, and installed it, only to find the file I just downloaded was actually the same version […]

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Voices

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][blockquote align=”center” width=”600″] Your inner voice is the voice of divinity. To hear it, we need to be in solitude, even in crowded places. A. R. Rahman [/blockquote][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”9691″ img_size=”424×323″ add_caption=”yes” alignment=”center”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Everyone has an opinion to offer. Whether a decision is potentially life altering, or as simple as what one’s favorite color is, […]

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Windows (an ode)

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]It is often said that the eyes are the windows to the soul. There is little doubt of the truth of this observation … at least for those who pay attention. I believe that we can rearrange the words a bit and express another, more subtle truth:[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][blockquote align=”center” width=”600″] Windows are the eyes of the […]

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