A Brain Dump

Mental clutter creeps in at times when I find myself focused on serving others but neglect my own nourishment in the process. My own nourishment, however, escapes me when I find myself lacking in my efforts to achieve the very ambitious goals that I set for myself. Incremental growth has rarely appealed to me. This…

Dystopia

In those moments when purpose is blurred and distractions appeal, life passes by almost unnoticed. It feels like the hamster in the wheel, spinning away and amused at how fast it can go, then looking over and seeing everything that still needs to get done, stepping off for a few brief moments, and suddenly starts…

Composed Insanity

It’s been a long time since I’ve felt any sense of composure about me. I constantly feel as if I’m on the edge of finding that elusive balance, but each time I flirt with that notion I find myself immersed in yet another challenge or another initiative that is almost always self-imposed. Despite this, I’m…

At moments like this, I struggle to identify this ‘humanity’ that we talk about.

Robbers drowned boy, 12, in boiling water

This quite accurately reflects my state of mind, and soul. Perhaps it could use a little more red and a lot more black!  surgeries: Liquid Explosion Painting! (by markchadwickart) (Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/markchadwick/4771833129/in/photostream/)