Category Archives: can’t really complain but

Tarot Journal #1: XV The Devil

About Making and Breaking Walls Today I woke up with a dream about my brother fading into a feeling that was complex with hints of remorse tangled in a lifetime of disconnection. I felt the weight of all the missed … Continue reading

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A Little Compassion Goes a Long Way

People do these things and then turn around and complain how unfeeling and cruel people are to each other. Just be sure you treat other people and wild animals as kindly as you treat your pets. What if every time … Continue reading

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Mad World Relived

Sometimes I feel like I keep living the same year over and over but it keeps getting worse.

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Notes From the Shadows #1

“I discovered that if one looks a little closer at this beautiful world, there are always red ants underneath.” David Lynch “The trouble with the world is it’s three drinks behind.” Rick from “Casablanca” “Upon this gifted age, in its … Continue reading

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In This New Year I Am Hoping for a Whole Bunch of Nothing

Things were never “the way they used to be.” Things will never “be the way it is going to be.” Things are always the way they are for the time being. And the time being is always in motion. Alexander … Continue reading

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