“We see the world piece by piece, as the sun, the moon, the animal, the tree; but the whole, of which these are the shining parts, is the soul.” Ralph Waldo Emerson

Black Lives Matter

I’ll start with a quote I like from Ralph Waldo Emerson: “Your goodness must have some edge to it. Else it is none.” There are times to speak and times to stay still. I haven’t said much publicly, at least not here, about the Black Lives Matter movement and George Floyd in particular. Both becauseContinue reading “Black Lives Matter”

The Brothers Cuomo

Recently Governor Andrew Cuomo has said that New York state is a microcosm of America. They’ve got the big city of New York, but also rural upstate New York where ‘we’ve got more cows than people’. If New York is a microcosm of America, we are in for a steep ride my friends, one thatContinue reading “The Brothers Cuomo”

The Grand Experiment

A storm rolled through my town last night, around midnight. The tall Texas pine trees surrounding my house thrashed their tops, the lightening pulsed and the thunder barreled around like an oil drum caught in an empty swimming pool. The rain running down the outside of the window made the back yard look warped, likeContinue reading “The Grand Experiment”

Don’t Let the Muggles Get You Down

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 11.0px ‘Helvetica Neue’; color: #000000} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 11.0px ‘Helvetica Neue’; color: #000000; min-height: 12.0px} span.s1 {font-kerning: none} I’m dreaming of a white Christmas…or at least a red Lexus in green Texas am I right!?You guys, it’s the CHRISTMAS season! You know what thatContinue reading “Don’t Let the Muggles Get You Down”

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