Tag Archives: reconciliating idealism

Risking love, part 2 – the complication

“Once upon a time there was this man, this man that I fell for –who I shared an electricity with.” Months ago and all along the way she warned me: “It was so real and so powerful that I can’t … Continue reading

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Grandma’s Teddy Bears

I flew to Southern California last Friday night with my family to celebrate Grandpa’s 90th birthday. Ninety. That’s hecka old! Visiting my grandparent’s home is always a very soothing warm experience. Grandma and Grandpa’s life here grew (just as they … Continue reading

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Tapping into a channel

Some Asian cultures believe that creativity comes into being from forces external to the self; the self is just a channel through which creativity flows. If you try to praise one of the people who believes this, they might give … Continue reading

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Last Day Dream.

I tackle some deep concepts such as the finite nature of life, reconciling idealism, and overcoming self doubt. I recount my experiences with attending my friend Shay’s wedding, my thoughts about how we are all human, my experience of learning to let things happen, and how connections with others make me happy, ending with a movie review of the comedy “City Island.” Continue reading

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