Monthly Archives: April 2013

Defeated Cycles

It had become a sort of pet. The web it crafted was impressive to say the least, yawning across the pathway. Looking back, it seemed fated. We went out and watched it spin creative webs full of intricate details. Spiders … Continue reading

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Hanami and Social Change

Springtime in Japan is a beautiful time full of flowers and change. Sakura spread their beautiful pink, white, and red petals everywhere. I knew there were lots of sakura around but their colorful brilliance peeks from the most mundane spaces, … Continue reading

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Reflections of Ennui

There are moments in our lives when we feel listless. That moment when you complete one task but you have no clue what comes next. Fear strikes and it cripples you to the core, disregarding all those elegantly constructed barriers. … Continue reading

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Island Wilderness

The plague of our time, loneliness comes in many varieties. I’ve thought about it a lot over the years and even more so recently because of my current context. The reasons for loneliness are many. But there are two particular … Continue reading

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The Ones We Love

Pain. Hurt. I admit that writing a blog is extremely difficult. It isn’t the writing part; it is the what-to-post part. A blog should be cohesive to its primary theme. Like a story, extraneous parts rest on the cutting room … Continue reading

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