Saturday, May 23, 2020


I failed to get finished what I intended for the update today, so there’s note of forgettable animus toward forgettable Trump.

May 9

I finished a set of three long postings—introduced on a Project page: “being one Self”—which implicitly initiate a new period of Project writing.

And I honored the 75th VE Day with historical musing.

Thursday, May 14, 2020


Beyond folk notions of genius, from inspiration, through spiritualist history, to the ironic creativity of Literary presentation, genuis is fascinating.

Monday, April 20, 2020

for wholly flourishing

The streets around campus are quiet because few cars pass by. But some students are still living in their fraternity houses—and need to escape their sheltering by a party outside. Since they like to blast music into the street, eerie results can sometimes happen: no blast, rather a heartfelt song soundtracking the day, as if the sky is a dome embracing our belonging together.

Saturday was “One World: Together at Home.” Sunday, I imagined Taylor Swift’s solo performance of “Soon You’ll Get Better” filling
the outside air.

Beyond healing that you’ll inevitably live, there’ll then be your chances again to get better and better at living your loves.

Saturday, April 18, 2020

a dusky note

Eras end because one’s beginning another.

But I’m worn down by too much news I won’t turn away.

I can be a keynote—maybe a few days from now.