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Dreams (Part 1)

I’ll be gone by dawn. A flee north by 65, until it turns to 82, then 287 into Amarillo. Even more north from there, into the cold cusp of the Great Divide. 1,415 more words

Where's Walden?

Today has been a Thoreau kind of a day.  It’s not so much that I’m in touch with my inner Transcendentalist…although, as I think about this a bit more….maybe I have been absolutely channeling my inner Transcendentalist. 808 more words

#TheSlowdown, Ep. 3: Our Commercial Lives



Slower than molasses veining down the underside of an industrial vat, abandoned during a Minnesota February; #TheSlowdown hits the ground for its third installment. 168 more words


"YOU DIED": despair and transcendence in "Dark Souls."

Music fades away as you jog down an innocuous hallway.  You chart a mental map of your surroundings, and check your inventory to see how much insurance you packed to help you survive.   3,324 more words


I Kant Understand This

Immanuel Kant’s writing is very difficult to understand, as many unfamiliar terms and stipulative definitions are made within the passage which is used throughout the piece. 211 more words



“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”

—Ralph Waldo Emerson

Caron Vikre