I do a lot of thinking, writing, singing, playing, talking. I come from a line of talkers. The longer I'm on the planet it seems to me the talking, the making of words is not the main show, probably just a side-show. The only show we can really get our hands around.
The main show is beyond us. Beyond our feeble imaginings. There are bigger things afoot, bigger things we are implicated in, bigger things we are carried along in, things we can't understand; we don't get what's really going on. We just don't. Not made to understand.
And maybe we can't know. We have to bury some truths deep in the ground, deep in our consciousness. We need to carry on in the world. We carry secrets. We hide them, we can't face them.
Some of this is just basic survival. There are toxic thoughts. Thoughts that can destroy us. There are toxic actions. Toxic words and feelings. There are so many things to avoid. Other things to embrace. How to know which is which and what to do? That's some of the figuring we left with.
So we think, write, sing, play, talk. It's a sideshow. Not the thing. But it has to be enough. Is it enough? Who knows? We could talk about it, but sometimes the talk is just chatter, and sometimes it's best to embrace the silence.
- Work Arounds!
- Wonderful Writing & Reporting from Vanity Fair!
- Impeach the Freaking Dick!
- The Dick Era (Part 2)!
- The Dick Era!
- Buddism, Evolutionary Psychology, Meditation!
- Rachel Maddow, Not to be Missed!
- Don't FK with Us Don't FK Without Us!
- The White Racist Majority!
- We Become What We Love & Hate!
- The Key To Everything...
- The Side-Show/The Main Show
- Another Worst, Worse than the Last Worst...
- From Tears to Curse Words in 10 Minutes!
- A Test of Character - He's Failed!
- How Low Can He Go?
- The Fundamental Stuff is Really, Really Difficult....
- It's Actually Pathology!
- No Superiority!
- There Lies Madness.
- Can You Impeach a President for Being an Asshole?!...
- 30 Years Later...
- Pretty Alarming!
- Everything. Essential.
- Morrissey. What to Say?
- Did I...?
- Bruce & Bats!
- Be Smart!
- He Knows, That We Know, That He Knows What He is S...
- Patti's Good Buddy...
- Sam Shepard - Force of Nature.
- ▼ August (31)
- ► 2016 (366)
- ► 2015 (365)
- ► 2014 (365)
- ► 2013 (365)
- ► 2012 (366)
- ► 2011 (365)
- ► 2010 (370)
- ► 2009 (366)
- ► 2008 (360)
- ► 2007 (285)
- ► 2006 (183)
- ► 2005 (350)