Look in the square

“The eyes are not responsible when the mind does the seeing.” – Publilius Syrus When I was in junior high and high school, I was an artist, taking drawing and painting classes and expecting my parents to hang my oversized and pensive and hormonal portraits of...

Aim for horizons

"Be careful how you interpret the world: it is like that." – Erich HellerLife has become Technicolor ever since that house landed on the Wicked Witch of the East, but even with that red-shoed inspiration, I still think we humans see most things in...

A Test of the Emergency Response System

It’s only a test, a Typepad technology test, an uploading-of-the-images-test. UPDATE: Typepad reports a glitch in photo uploading to domains with numbers in them…hopefully they will have it fixed soon. In the meantime, enjoy exercising your imagination and...

An RSS Confession

I have a confession to make. What I know about the technology of publishing a blog would fit into this thimble. I’ve read "RSS for Dummies" articles, I’ve spent countless hours scouring the "help" section of Typepad, and it still takes...

Just wave

“Charity sees the need, not the cause.” – German proverb "We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved and uncared for is the greatest poverty. We must start in our own homes to remedy this kind...