Category Archives: Philosophy

Chameleons of Karmic Hue are Seldom Kept in View

I’ve always had a soft, unspoken, karmic view of life Though never voiced, it’s always burrowed down inside my mind But as the law of averages applies to joy and strife A different philosophy is what I’ve come to find For … Continue reading

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There is No Cookie at the End

Oh, I like to write a poem When I feel that I’ve been being Altogether far too useful So as to be very careful Not to send the wrong idea If you get into the habit Of, to other people … Continue reading

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Myself, The Greek, and The Man of a Million Tomorrows

Last night was laundry night, and when I pulled my comforter from the dryer, it was alive with radiant heat. I cocooned myself in its warmth and pulled a chair out onto my porch, where I could look out at … Continue reading

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Say No To The Dress

You know what dress I’m talking about. I’m not even going to put up a picture of it. Instead, here’s a French bulldog puppy learning to trust. Some say the dress is white and gold, some say the dress is black … Continue reading

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I Am Neutral About Pumpkin Pie

I love peanut butter. I like fried chicken. I dislike celery. I hate peppermint. I both love and hate Long John Silvers. I’m made uncomfortable by chicken broth. I’m developing a surprising affinity for spicy tomato juice. But I am completely … Continue reading

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I Love Getting

I love getting. Not getting laid, getting drunk, or getting high. Just getting. Buying, finding, downloading…I love the act of acquisition. Graphic novels, music, TV shows, library books, video game achievements, strange foods that have peanut butter in them…I’ll be … Continue reading

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Not Everyone Is Beautiful

Every two or three days, I see an article or blog post or forwarded inspirational quote about beauty. It’s usually something affirming like “You are beautiful, whether you know it or not.” “We are all beautiful.” “Everyone is beautiful to … Continue reading

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