Monthly Archives: October 2018

In case you missed it,

(Alfred, Lord Tennyson–author of “In Memoriam” (1850), the greatest dedication/memorial poem and greatest poem about friendship beyond death) the long-predicted Zombie Apocalypse came to pass with few whimpers and much caving in, and there is now some question as to … Continue reading

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Trump is responsible

for the pipe bomb epidemic. If he hadn’t made a habit of routinely sowing discord and routinely identifying his enemies, none of this would be happening now. The times in the States have become obviously very dangerous and divided thanks … Continue reading

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The PBS Top 100 Books list does not include:

Huckleberry Finn Lord of the Flies Animal Farm The Old Man and the Sea Of Mice and Men Brave New World To the Lighthouse A Passage to India

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TKAM

(Banned in Canada, Beloved in the States) One of the main differences between the US and Canada can be seen by the PBS top 100 books headed by To Kill a Mockingbird at #1. That one continues to fly high … Continue reading

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Ode to Jackson Pollock

by Richard Davies

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If there’s one thing I’ve learned about others,

it’s that If there’s a problem or hassle, it’s usually because of others; and Sartre was right–Hell can be other people. Relative to others, it has been a long-time practice for me to walk away or detach when others are … Continue reading

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The Key Facts of Individual Change

Well beyond the fact that all and everything changes and that permanence and eternity are rare achievements, is the fact that What was once so important, significant, relevant, nurturing, and satisfying passes (sometimes within minutes; moreso over months and years)) … Continue reading

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Pot Legislation Observations (cont’d)

1. Smokers will flaunt the Share the Air guidelines. This will lead to problems in apartments and condos, parks, and in neighborhoods (house to house). 2. The resale value on pot smokers’ houses and condos will be lower than the … Continue reading

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“West Wind: The Vision of Tom Thomson”

(a fine DVD documentary available from White Pine Pictures, Canada) is the definitive documentary on Canada’s most mysterious artist. Much of the mystery comes from his strange death (spoiler: there is evidence in this film that he always remained buried … Continue reading

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Major Crisis x 2!

“Alberta is running out of weed” at stores. and Canada Post is going on strike, interfering with pot delivery.

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