On Passion

“Light yourself on fire with passion and people will come from miles to watch you burn.” ― John Wesley Recent discussions with beloved friends are swirling in my mind. Sometimes, disparate pieces of information converge, and like primordial soup, line up perfectly to create something nifty. When Dante, Sisyphus, and a flurry of personal creativity … Continue reading On Passion


We’re unique creatures, humans.  Not only are we conscious of our own mortality, but our survival is based solely on our ability to outwit the environment.  We are vulnerable, soft, squishy, and unprotected…we probably taste like chicken. (Update:  I have since been informed, in no uncertain terms, that our flavor profile is more akin to … Continue reading Unarmed