four months done. eight to go.
the rain doesn’t turn me into a shrinking violet.
Dogs are leaders of the planet. If you see two life forms, one of them is making poop, the other one’s carrying it for him, who would you assume is in charge. ~Jerry Seinfeld
Writing is a solitary business. It takes over your life. In some sense, a writer has no life of his own. Even when he’s there, he’s not really there. ~Paul Auster
excellent day for walking
One eye sees, the other feels. ~Paul Klee
I write … that’s what I do.
doing crosswords, online and on paper, helps keep my mind fresh. and also do them with a pen, which i have been doing that, for almost 40 years. yes, there is whiteout to cover the mistake(s).
sunny. windy. cool.
the mind is churning out all kinds of bits of words of the English language.
well … I’ll be dipped in axle grease ——– a bon mot is a clever remark ..
living the life of solitude
Why change? Everyone has his own style. When you have found it, you should stick to it. ~Audrey Hepburn
its Sunday, but there’s no sun
What is called a reason for living is also an excellent reason for dying. ~Albert Camus
Sometimes you climb out of bed in the morning and you think, I’m not going to make it, but you laugh inside – remembering all the times you’ve felt that way. ~Charles Bukowski
Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of generations and nations. ~Henry David Thoreau
a warm and quiet evening
a beautiful day to be outside
Al Neuharth, Author, Born: March 22, 1924 – Died: April 19, 2013
life in a nutshell? that’s really packing it in.
Earl Wilson, MLB pitcher, Born: October 2, 1934 – Died: April 23, 2005
It is therefore senseless to think of complaining since nothing foreign has decided what we feel, what we live, or what we are. `~Jean-Paul Sartre
“The common question that gets asked in business is, why? That’s a good question, but an equally valid question is, why not?” ~ Jeff Bezos
Photos taken during my early evening stroll. Please ask if you want to use any of the photos.
Immanuel Kant, Philosopher, Born: April 22, 1724 – Died: February 12, 1804
The three great things of life are: good health; work, and a philosophy of life. ~Jack London
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do rather than what they say. ~Rene Descartes
A couple of photos I took, while out for my evening walk.
fact or fiction true or false reality or fantasy three things to think about
striking out in the thoughts department
A couple of photos I took, during my evening walk.
tuesday afternoon warm outside really warm windows open air feels good outside no jacket or sweater required will enjoy the walk later in the day
“Our incomes are like our shoes; if too small, they gall and pinch us; but if too large, they cause us to stumble and to trip.” ~ John Locke
to me, back to normal, when the pandemic is over and done, to some people is scary and worrisome. the life I am living right now is normal. the pandemic never stopped me from going outside, and taking several walks a day. I was careful as to what stores I went to, which was notContinue reading “Okay so”
relax … just go with the flow.
Georges Braque, Painter, Born: May 13, 1882 – Died: August 31, 1963
sunny. warmer. trees are getting greener.
Ellen Glasgow, Novelist ~ Born: April 22, 1873 – Died: November 21, 1945
late in the afternoon getting hungry left over chicken is what I’ll have no desert as I am not one for indulging in whatever people will finish their meals off with bon apetit
overcast not raining can live with that
another blah, rainy April Saturday morning
spring is taking a momentary vacation
shitty weather day in the neighborhood.
opposing views of no one in particular
… and on the 16th day of April, 2021, it is 34 degrees and snowing.
there’s a method to my madness…
seagulls circling above. looking for food.
“The real question of life after death isn’t whether or not it exists, but even if it does what problem this really solves.” ~ Ludwig Wittgenstein, Philosopher ~ 1889 – 1951
“A boundary is not that at which something stops, but that from which something begins.” ~ Martin Heidegger, Philosopher ~ 1889 – 1976
“Change your life today. Don’t gamble on the future, act now, without delay.” ~ Simone de Beauvoir
I write stuff…so…this is what I do. ..and…it happy to do it.
if its noon, time for eating
it won’t be long when a majority of the trees will be sporting their finest greenery.
“The so-called Beat Generation was a whole bunch of people, of all different nationalities, who came to the conclusion that society sucked.” ~ John Clellon Holmes, Author ~ 1926 – 1988
big improvement in the weather here, so i took a long walk. the air was warm, compare to the las two days, with overcast skies and with the wind coming off the ocean, brings the temperature down, but it didn’t stop me from pounding the bricks. today’s walk was beneficial, as i cleansed my head,Continue reading “Tuesday Evening”
can’t win for losing
brain cells are not in sync
the american dream … hmmm
“You are talking to a leftist. I believe in the redistribution of wealth and power in the world. I believe in universal hospital care for everyone. I believe that we should not have a single homeless person in the richest country in the world. And I believe that we should not have a C.I.A. thatContinue reading “Redistribution Of Wealth”
the weather at times can be finicky
a gloomy, chilly, overcast, sunday morning.
another balmy day. all is good.
spring has sprung. birds are happy.
“Simplify your life. Don’t waste the years struggling for things that are unimportant. Don’t burden yourself with possessions. Keep your needs and wants simple and enjoy what you have. Don’t destroy your peace of mind by looking back, worrying about the past. Live in the present. Simplify!” ~ Henry David Thoreau