Hello Poppet!


Deep Thought, Dreams, Flight Plan, Life, love

Think of this wide expanse we call life. Suppose reality was like a sheet and you and I are ‘shapes’ popping up in this sheet. We are like sock puppets –  Shakespeare could’ve been a little more specific – All the world is a stage, and we are merely sock puppets.

September 21, 2011

The End


Friends, Life, love, Memories, self portrait

I was reading this book last night. It had this conversation between an old couple. Talking about what they should have done. And could have done. And the chances they didn’t take. And it’s something I have talked about before. And wondered about too, what is really important to you? When you are sitting on […]

February 20, 2008

First Love


Humor, love, Narcissism, relationships, self portrait, Soccer

The earliest memory I have of her is from ’82 or so (yeah, I am ancient – that’s where all the wisdom comes from) – someone in my society introduced me to her. The first meeting did not leave a very strong impression and I didn’t expect her to become what she means to me […]

May 22, 2007

Visceral response


dream woman, love, relationships, self portrait

When St was born, the “Goddess of Love” was in Taurus the Bull…proverbially, the most stubborn of the twelve signs. So, does St have a thing for rigid, dogmatic people? The real point here is that St responds in a viscerally romantic way to people who take PROMISES very “stubbornly” indeed…individuals who radiate a kind […]

May 21, 2007