I grew up for the first 13 years of my life in California. When I was in kindergarten I did an oral report on gravity. I lived in Northern California until I was 10. I learned to snow ski when I was 8 on Mt Lassen.
At 10 we moved to Southern California, to Lake Arrowhead. I was a boy scout. By the time I was 12, I had earned 22 merit badges and was well on my way to being a Life scout. (I would never make Eagle scout.) I loved living in Lake Arrowhead. I got to ski in the winter, and sail in the summer.
At 13 My family moved to Alaska, and so I was afforded my great Alaskan adventure. After that it was California, then Michigan, then Washington D.C., and finally ... more »
One day a goddess on high,
took the form of a dancing nymph
and came to Earth.
The spirit of joy and fun,... more »
You are the Mistress of Time.
You can expand short minutes into months,
You can collapse hours into seconds.
You can make tomorrow seem as if it is here now,... more »
Everyone is the same;
Everyone is unique.
Hold both these to be true,
Simultaneously mind you,... more »
I shall endure,
The long cold frozen winters of your absence.
I shall endure,
The long hot burning summers of my passion.... more »
I believe that ultimately the paradoxes of life make fools of us all. So, if we would be wise, we should study life’s paradoxes and confront our abject foolishness head on.... more »
I am the Jester of Joy,
A nomad of peace,
From the Land of Not.
Entertainer of souls,... more »
I am an oxymoron
This I am genius enough to know
I am, I do, I know this is true.
I know I am, but what of you... more »
I believe that ultimately the paradoxes of life make fools of us all. So, if we would be wise, we should study life’s paradoxes and confront our abject foolishness head on.
I’ve come to see that the ultimate source of all human anguish is that we are finite beings sentient of infinity. I’m an egocentric spec at the center of totality. My personal existence is forged by the cosmic chain of events, and all I can do is go along for the ride.
I believe every person, at some point faces a decision as to what to do with their life. They are either to do something with their life or to ...