basking in the sunshine
To see the Summer Sky Is Poetry, though never in a Book it lie – True Poems flee – ~Emily Dickinson, c.1879
Syd Barrett, B: January 6, 1946 – D: July 7, 2006
Delicious hollandaise sauce on meatloaf extraordinaire
“Read, read, read. Read everything — trash, classics, good and bad, and see how they do it. Just like a carpenter who works as an apprentice and studies the master. Read! You’ll absorb it. Then write. If it’s good, you’ll find out. If it’s not, throw it out of the window.” ~ William Faulkner, Born: […]
Born: July 6, 1907 – Died: July 13, 1954
G. C. Lichtenberg, German writer and physicist 1742-1799
For the first time, the first, I laid my heart open to the benign indifference to the universe. To feel it so like myself, indeed so brotherly, made me realize that I’d been happy, and that I was happy still. ~ Albert Camus
stale bread makes lousy sandwiches
Books are the carriers of civilization … They are companions, teachers, magicians, bankers of the treasures of the mind. Books are humanity in print. ~ Barbara W. Tuchman (1912-1989)
Traveling the infinite highway to freedom.
people on the stoops watching the passersby hydrants open spraying cool water on the neighborhood kids ice cream truck has arrived people lining up to buy and enjoy an ice cream or something cold to drink to hot cook inside so pizza and sandwiches are the meals for the hungry the ones without a/c suffer […]
If Jack Kerouac were alive what would be his thoughts of the state of affairs this country It would surely be an interesting read
eating a pear accompanied with a cup of black French Roast coffee while reading emails and blogs
glitz and glimmer, not my forte
All ye caffeine junkies, drink up, and get wired.
Chasing the American dream. Its elusive.
Tod Stiles (Martin Milner) and Buzz Murdoch (George Maharis) on Route 66 an old black and white television show with great screenwriting and acting
living, loving, enjoying life.
Conversing with unicorns and glow worms.
Monday evening still breathing thinking eating reading and whatever else alive and well human beings do
“Governments don’t want a population capable of critical thinking, they want obedient workers, people just smart enough to run the machines and just dumb enough to passively accept their situation.You have no choice. You have owners. They own you. They own everything. They own all the important land. They own, and control the corporations. They’ve […]
On some summer days in New York City, the air hangs thickly visible, like the combined exhalations of eight million souls. Steam rising from vents underground makes you wonder if there isn’t one giant sweat gland lodged beneath the city. ~ Diane Ackerman
Jean-Paul Sartre, Philosopher – Born: June 21, 1905 – Died: April 15, 1980
Spring procreates, Summer develops, Autumn debilitates & Winter ceases to be. Meeting all forms of life. ~ Isabella Schomo
“Consider a man riding a bicycle. Whoever he is, we can say three things about him. We know he got on the bicycle and started to move. We know that at some point he will stop and get off. Most important of all, we know that if at any point between the beginning and the […]
Then you get these articles about how unhealthy life is in the city. You know, mobile phone tumours – far more likely in the city. Well you know what, so is everything else! Including sex, coffee and conversation. ~ Dylan Moran
the eyes see all the eyes tell all
I hope you love birds too. It is economical. It saves going to heaven. ~ Emily Dickinson
Above quote from: commentsmeme.com Quote Master
Psychologist, 1900 – 1980
tired as tired, can be
Sometimes quiet people really do have a lot to say. They’re just being careful about who they open up to. ~ Susan Gale
The best things in life are free. Sunsets and sunrises are free. Air is free. Love is free. Death is free. The best things in life are free. ~ Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell
I’ll read my books and I’ll drink coffee and I’ll listen to music, and I’ll bolt the door. […]
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Writer / 1749 – 1832
Mind is consciousness which has put on limitations. You are originally unlimited and perfect. Later you take on limitations and become the mind. ~ Ramana Maharshi
For the first time, the first, I laid my heart open to the benign indifference of the universe. To feel it so like myself, indeed so brotherly, made me realize that I’d been happy, and that I was happy still. ~ Albert Camus
mug of coffee to my left open laptop in front of me a new book that was started this morning sits to the right of me now what the hell shall I do flip a coin rock paper scissors put a blindfold on and pick one spin the bottle good luck
Franz Kafka, Writer – Born: July 3, 1883 – Died: June 3, 1924
Allen Ginsberg, Poet – Born: June 3, 1926 – Died: April 5, 1997
Barbara Billingsley , played June Cleaver in “Leave it to Beaver”
Summer is a promissory note signed in June, its long days spent and gone before you know it, and due to be repaid next January. ~ Hal Borland
During his morning stroll, the elderly man is curious, as to how many bricks did they use in making the one block long sidewalk. Maybe one day, he will find the answer, by the tedious task of counting the red rectangular blocks of clay.