"Find what you love and let it kill you" ~ Henry Charles Bukowski https://youtu.be/jZeyANHFfhQ I read the quote above in the beginning of this page and my wife started laughing. I love some 'sick' humor. Bukowski is one of my favorite great poets. There he sits with a beer. Apparently, there's some controversy out there … Continue reading find what you love
my favorite plant Hypoestes phyllostachya wilted in the heat. God sprayed pink paint on each leaf... such a beautiful natural masterpiece. my dear talk-less friend I have had for years on my front porch many times nearly dying springing back to life as I watered it.. it was always happy to see me I felt … Continue reading a prayer for my little plant
"In the universe, there are things that are known, and things that are unknown, and in between, there are doors" ~ William Blake Source- “William Blake.” Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation, 6 July 2020, en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Blake.
"The word Buddha comes from the Sanskrit word Budh, meaning, to be awake. So Buddha is not a name and ultimately not a person, but a state of consciousness" ~ Eckhart Tolle https://youtu.be/dwtnU7mnGP4
"To sleep, perchance to dream; Ay, there's the rub, For in that sleep of death, what dreams may come," by William Shakespeare Soliloquy? "To be or not to be"? Don't tell anyone, but my wife hears me all the time talking to myself. Don't spread it around, they might think I'm crazy. Well, I'm old … Continue reading William Shakespeare from Hamlet (III, i, 65-68)
Being self isolated because of Coronavirus is like being under water for six months in a submarine covered with graffiti (Thank goodness, I've never been cooped up in one. This is my best guess what'd be like. Claustrophobia in a sardine can.)
From time to time, I like to refer to other poetry. I love animals and nature in general. Here, it seems is another who shares my particular love for the outdoors which was all a creation from the mind of God. Trees I think that I shall never see A poem lovely as a tree. … Continue reading Trees by Joyce Kilmer
remember the song by Johnny Lee? "was lookin' for love in all the wrong places Lookin' for love in too many faces..." buy a kitty and you will have found your true love all in the right place with the right furry face who will never leave you and always love you no matter what.
I got drunk fell asleep woke up with the TV still on and it was cold. I was shivering and shaking and turned on the heater. got under all my blankets woke up later sweating because I got too hot, and kicked the covers off and slept on top. sometimes, I get awakened by voices … Continue reading fell asleep
"This is an age in which the mood decides the fortunes of people rather than the fortunes decide the mood" ~ Sir Winston Churchill