Perception is everything.

"Of course the bird we see and hear exists. It exists, but what I mean by that may not be exactly what you mean." -Shunryu Suzuki Roshi per·cep·tion  noun the state of being or process of becoming aware of something through the senses. a way of regarding, understanding, or interpreting something; a mental impression.  ... Continue Reading →

Part II

  Like water on the face Suddenly a taste Fresh, sweet, Pick up the pace   Feet on the ground, Why've I been hanging around waiting for nothing Wanting for something   Light a fire match the flame Let go, child Be not so tamed          -sk-

Part I

  Softness falling sunny haze Nesting, resting settled in space In these dreams I lie from myself sometimes I hide Sleight of hand, a bit of wit Seems I've got myself soon tricked Under covers time is aging Heavy sigh, need to fly. -sk-

Stagnation Negation

Where is the path to freedom from the stagnant river? It is in the slightest movement Begin and move again When one move ends, I must begin another. Move with music, with art, words, dance, with decision. Move with that which compels your lightness forward. Stagnance is the absence of maintained functionality. The river must... Continue Reading →

Doing Nothing

These are my favorite moments of all. The lightness of simply enjoying life in all of its magic. Observing the trees or the ocean moving, twisting and dancing, feeling the breeze brush past my body, taking in the sounds around me, weather they be of the birds, waves, the chattering of folks nearby... Every now... Continue Reading →


6/3/2018 7:36 PM It is hot. Yet so, so beautiful. I am outside. Dusk is approaching, crawling through the streets and breathing in upon us with its damp, sticky breath. I can feel the cool touches of night's promise, standing just beyond nightfall. I sit here, suspended in the moment. My surroundings fascinate me. Lounging... Continue Reading →

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