As we eye the stars, we see ourselves. It’s a matter of self-perception.
“It is the function of art to renew our perception. What we are familiar with we cease to see.” –Anais Nin
Some participants in the human race are running late, others ahead of schedule.
“There’s no present. There’s only the immediate future and the recent past.” –George Carlin
How many of us are strangers to ourselves?
“People forget who they are; they always remain with an identity which is not the real self. It is just a projected self which does not exist, but they identify with this projected self appearance.” −Lobsang Tenzin Read more
On top of the world, a snow day is as common as the cold.
“The Eskimos had fifty-two names for snow because it was important to them: there ought to be as many for love.” –Margaret Atwood
This is the story of an ageless bundle of joy.
“The creative adult is the child who has survived.” –Ursula K. Le Guin
O Canada’s web site had a melt-down this week, overheated by yanks seeking asylum. The good news is there is abundant building material for igloos. The bad news is heightened risk of collisions with snow birds.
“In this world, a good time to laugh is anytime you can.” –Linda Ellerbee
Today, perhaps more than ever, the home of the brave is a parallel universe.
“Some things are so serious you have to laugh at them.” –Niels Bohr
With cuckoos running the asylum, laughter is the only antidote for madness.
“The highest state is laughter.” –Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Not to say everything isn’t going south in a hand basket and the gods couldn’t care less, but that there is good news nevertheless.
“The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot.” –Michael Altshuler
The bad news is, some clowns only laugh at other clowns.
“A sense of humor is the ability to understand a joke -and that the joke is oneself.” –Clifton Fadiman
Inspired by a nonet of goddesses, aka the Muses, creative humans scale Olympian heights.
“O! for a muse of fire, that would ascend the brightest heaven of invention.” -William Shakespeare Read more