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nodding our heads
pushing ourselves in simultaneous
quiet desires
across a desert

counting cacti
for the forest
and holding out hope that
dusk will never fade


When You Lose your Costume and Have only a Ridiculous Undershirt

I wrote this discussion of The Walk, comparing Philippe Petit’s life to a life of faith. I wanted to add something.

Philippe lost his costume as he was getting ready to step out on the wire and he was furious. 919 more words


Forest for the Trees

For those of you who don’t know, I am the managing editor (and founder?) of a literary journal for exceptional writing by teens, for teens. It’s called… 106 more words


Asking for Directions

This morning as I was backing my motorcycle out of the garage, I knew I wouldn’t be taking my normal route to work. Living in White City, work is to the north of me so I headed south out of town. 446 more words


JADE x Forest for the Trees festival in Portland, Oregon

Peruvian artist JADE is now in the US invited to take part of the Forest for the Trees festival in Portland, Oregon.
‘La Pachamana nos contempla’/’Mother Earth is watching us’ depicts the image of a woman, the… 144 more words

Street Art

The Perspective of Perfection

Only non-divine entities define perfection. Perfection, by its very nature, is a matter of comparison, if only with a Platonic image in the mind. From God’s perspective, He simply is, without comparison, perfection, and what He “speaks” in creation, each and every leaf, rock, tsunami, fire, hydrocephalic child is perfect, unique, as He knows it, loves it into being. 185 more words