As I walked along the banks of the Charente recently I saw these berries catching the sun.
As ever, I’m caught by the sheer beauty of the image, but it also sets my thoughts off on two different, related tracks. 228 more words
… in so many ways … on so many things. Just like the tiny seed in this photograph; full of potential, but destined, by design, to be blown hither and yon by the wind, and stuck in a few spots as you can see it is here. 658 more words
Chikan: men who grope women in public in Japan. Also refers to the act itself.
An illustrator who posted a cartoon claiming to show the difference between… 884 more words
The facts and this article show that flashers and other perverts are just cowardly predators...
Step One: We admitted we were powerless over alcohol—that our lives had become unmanageable.
Step One is a paradox for me. On one level, it is the simplest, least threatening and most self-evident of the steps, and on another level, it is terrifying and oppressive. 1,561 more words