San Francisco’s Grace Cathedral Revisited

As we pass through this wintertime’s holiday season, I found myself searching previous photos taken throughout the year for something representative of the ‘spirit of times’. I found this photo, which I shot during the same time as the one belonging to this post  Other than a slight blur effect to highlight the entrance, this…

Ground Control to…

I actually stood before this scene as the sky darkened enough for me to get the shot and let my imagination run with ideas. For me, there are three standout structures on view here: The Moon, the Tower, and the Pyramid (under the Moon!) Together, they all seem to belong to the scene equally. Even…

It’s The End of Mankind, But I Hope Not!

So, I got asked by my buddy Noh the other day why I reblogged the ‘Mankind’s Tombstone’ post. He thought it felt really dire(his word) and apocalyptic. I had to explain to him that while, yes, it does feel like both of those things, dire and apocalyptic, I also felt and still feel hopeful because…

I Observe You

I observe you, and by observing, see a little deeper into me. I see into me, and in seeing, find you waiting patiently, to take my hand, leading the way to freedom, across the jagged path of my unruly consciousness. I trust what you see in me, for what you see are all the things…

It’s You, the One and Only!

I remember seeing a friend whom I had worked with for years, preparing to transition from one chapter of his life, into a brand new one. The ‘old life’ had become comfortable, safe, known. He had spent countless hours, days, months, years making it so. Now was the time to step into the Great Unknown,…

The Enlightened One

Will probably outlast everyone, by daring to look into the Sun, Tears stream down, he does not blink, A moment’s pain he’s free to think, Of other lives he cannot live, The beating Heart he cannot give, And still he does not turn away, His mind so sure there’s more to say, Feelings, emotions ,…

Eyes Wide Open

EYES WIDE OPEN… Are your eyes wide open, or are they squeezed shut from a desire NOT to see something currently happening in your life? If your eyes are opened, you are perhaps the kind of person who does not frighten easily. You understand fear happens to those who live in the past, focus on…