Pause for Thought

A Containerized Life

Imagine a set of Russian dollsNestled together. Fitting perfectly within each otherSo seamlessly only one containerAppears to exist. Now... Consider your life.Your home.Your car.Your body.Your mind......

Getting To The Truth

How are you doing? Okay?Good?Well? Now...Please tell me really How are you doing? We're accustomed to being asked this question.We're also aware thatIt's a polite societal interaction. Most peop...

A World Of Possibility

This momentIs a momentFull of possibilities. It represents one of countlessChoice points. Before we make a choiceAnd choose a course of action,Any number of things is possible. The moment we make a ch...

Truth Or Dare

A trauma in my childhoodCaused me to lose most of my long term memory. So, I cannot tell you whether This is, in fact, the truth But, I don't think I've ever Played Truth or Dare. I'm certain I was ar...

Reflections On Purpose

I have always believedAll external change begins within. I've done my best To distance myselfFrom the state of the world Knowing thatI have to beWhat I want to see. If I want to see tolerance,I have t...

Good Vs Bad Decisions

Imagine a quadrant Divided by: Good decisions that turn out well. Bad decisions that turn out badly. Bad decisions that turn out well. Good decisions that turn out badly. You make a good decision. It...