What is Art?

(baby don’t hurt me, don’t hurt me, no more) Sorry, couldn’t resist and yes I know art is not the actual lyric. The word used is love. For my thought today, there is actually a correlation between the two though. Earlier, I was watching a course on creating a basic app using Instagram APIs. IContinue reading “What is Art?”

What’s the Matter?

vastadjective, vast·er, vast·est.of very great area or extent; immense I was commenting on another post and felt inspired to write my own based on that comment. I wrote about how I like to watch non-fiction, science based shows; especially about space. It’s mind boggling when you consider the infinitesimal amount of matter that makes up who youContinue reading “What’s the Matter?”

Post of Many Colors

I am starting to use the Categories feature on my mac to make Finder more efficient. As I stared at the tag preferences, I began to ponder ,”What color does writing feel like to me?” An interesting exercise I thought and became inspired to write about it. Don’t you just love finding writing prompts whenContinue reading “Post of Many Colors”

FOMO

You’ve either had it, caused it, or spent too many waking hours trying to kid yourself into thinking it doesn’t exist for you. Thing is, upon what are we really placing the fear? So much of my life was spent in the pursuit of anything and everything possible to keep my mind distracted. As someoneContinue reading “FOMO”

nurture vs nature – 6/2003

Nurture has taught me I cannot desire men, whileNature has taught me to want them.Nurture sends me to hell for this sin, whileNature begs for me to go to him.Nurture wants me to believe, “It’s all in my head”, whileNature begs me to follow my heartNurture demands that I do it their way, whileNature imploresContinue reading “nurture vs nature – 6/2003”

metaphors – 11/2003

A couple well into their golden years, still holding hands as they walk,The flowers or the card you got, even though it’s no holiday.The parents who give their all, never wanting for themselvesThe nervous man, or woman, on bended knee, fumbling for the right words,The tears of a parent’s first hello,The tears of a lover’sContinue reading “metaphors – 11/2003”

Writing Prompts

First time trying out Writing Prompt app for a little coaxing of the grey matter to produce. Here goes… Speak of different persons, real or invented, as if they were different organs of the body. Dear Tucker Carlson and Lindsey Graham. You are the nipples, on any mammal. In particular, any mammal that happens toContinue reading “Writing Prompts”

I Meant to do That

I’ve been recovering the past severl days from surgery, feels good to be sitting here, thinking about these words and typing something on the screen. I’m sure one of the hardest things for any of us to do is commiting to something and maintaining that commitment until we transform it into a habit. Perhaps it’sContinue reading “I Meant to do That”

A Good Lunch, and Then..

I had a wonderful lunch today with a dear friend. A friend with whom I have not spent time since last December. The kind you swap random texts with and the distance between your visits, whether they are moments or months, doesn’t matter. Upon returning to my apartment, the concierge called me asking if aContinue reading “A Good Lunch, and Then..”