Music / Real life

oh stop it

Today’s post isn’t personal or deeply meaningful, even. It’s just an observation that news folks (yes, i know that “yahoo” isn’t ever going to set the journalism bar) don’t seem to report much any more. Instead, they seem to create news or just open their mouth and see what falls out. Today? i woke to … Continue reading

Music / Real life

The Bunkhouse Rules

i spent another weekend with kindred spirits in a nice secluded spot on the planet. Most of the time was spent in the bunkhouse… the most interesting place in its simplicity of form but complexity of function. In that place, people share trials and triumphs, engage in philosophical and metaphysical discussions that make my head … Continue reading

Music / Real life

i am potential incarnate

At heart, i am a researcher. We like to triangulate. We ferret out details, we collect data, and we like to confirm findings… oh… confirm, confirm, challenge again, confirm. It’s the scientific process. It exists for a reason; it allows humans to suspend affective responses and to see reality… to understand the world empirically. It … Continue reading

Music / Real life

brrr

It’s a hot cold mess out there. i hope that everyone is staying safely warm. i find myself worrying about the animals out there (the feathered and furry and even the hairless… the four-legged and two-legged). It’s dangerously cold. i am reminded of how blessed i am – which is a good reminder as i … Continue reading