Life Keeps Getting Shorter

Life is long and complicated. There is how it is ‘supposed’ to go… you know, what we’ve learned from the puppet masters of our world and our friends pimping capitalism on Madison Ave and grabbing attention in Silicon Valley. Pressures to perform to rise to shine to prosper and to...

Who The Hell Are You?

  For most of us, there is pressure to create this image of self and to choose our path fairly early in life. And for some, this comes naturally. I envy those that feel a calling for what they do and their place on this earth. As a young white person...

The Birth of Smushlion

Little Smushie was born on a hot Spring day. Not melt the wallpaper hot, but hot for the season. Smushie was excited to join this world. So, she ran to the front of the line. You know what they say about first borns. Up until that day, Smushie’s quarters had...

The Birth of Smushlion – Part II

The next morning was really the first morning. The first morning of Smushie and Lila’s new life. Smushie was so happy. Finally, the boys were gone. It was her and Lila. The new house was so big, and there were windows and light. Smushie learned what it was like to...

The Scoreboard of Life – Winning’s for Losers

"None of us are getting out of here alive, so please stop treating yourself like an afterthought. Eat the delicious food. Walk in the sunshine. Jump in the ocean. Say the truth that you’re carrying in your heart like hidden treasure. Be silly. Be kind. Be weird. There’s no time...

Soul’s Decay

Life crossed.Direction lost.Steal my time.Corrupt my mind All I say.Take me away.Learn my ways.Soul's decay Pressures crush.Loves too much.A selfish side.Keeps you tied Moments too few.Wish you knew.Can be true.It hurts you What to do.Nothing without you.Lie for me.Without we Come to go.Better alone.Greatest fear.Real

Home of the Brave

Logline: A solider returns from the war to discover that everyone he loved has betrayed him. Will this solider settle this fight the same way he settled scores on the battlefield and become a cold-blooded murderer? In the desert a man is walking alone down an abandoned highway. There is...

Let Love Get in the Way

When our cracks begin to show, and there is no place to go; I can’t think of what to say so let love get in the way. When you’re having that day, and those nerves begin to fray; your instincts say to run away and just let love get in the...

Something Funny – Getting Old

OK. So, thanks for that. Wow.This is interesting. Not sure this was the right thing to put on my bucket list. Starting to feel like a bad idea. Yeah. Thought it would be a good idea to try stand up as I prep for the end of days... AKA my...

Sweetie

Something more important than you, If you lost it what would you do? What is better than what could have been, It is gone; where do you fit in? Is what you receive what you deserve, Or should you enjoy the life you’ve been served? What do you say or...

The Millennial Mindset is Cause and Effect

You don't have to go far to hear about the Millennial mindset and how this generation is different. Many old timers lament that these "kids" aren't ready to make a dent in the universe like the young folks of generations past. Well, I for one am not so sure about...

What Will You Have?

The first day is the hardest day to disconnect the reality of your life and the burden of expectations. Why do I allow expectations or impulse to remove us from almost every moment in which I am truly alive? Is that why meditation holds such power and mystic? Is it?...

Missing Milton

Lay down without a sound. Hoping, dreaming, thinking, scheming; listening as the day goes down.Ask for answers we all want the same. Anxiety, sobriety, stability to blame; mixing life up until it all sticks.Your path or choose another Undeniable until it all clicks; Love your god or love your motherKnow...

Hate Smithing #hatesmith

Ok, I get it. We are all outraged. But where does it end? I guess a better question is where did it begin? #hatesmithing is the act of inciting an internet riot. The act of turning something harmless into something harmful. The opposite of understanding. Why do we spend so much of...

The Aristophanes Affect

The trust effect with no regret know the Aristophanes Affect. Coming together and living forever. Once found leaving... never. What makes the affect grow? When you know you know. Affect grows fast and must last. Uncover the future create the past. Look into the face you chase. Their body fills...