Converting God

“… people prefer to believe in and worship a god who is remote rather than live out the godlike nature which is their inherent being.” Henry Miller (from Big Sur…

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I Love Strippers

As a Lyft driver, I drive people from all walks of life around town. I have had individuals from halfway houses, on parole, drunk, business people, visitors on vacation, and,…

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Playing with Passion

“To play without passion is inexcusable.” Ludwig van Beethoven Among classical composers, Beethoven stands out as one of the most memorable and powerful creators of music. While erudite musical analysts…

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Our Ape Culture

“Man is more ape than many of the apes.” Friedrich Nietzsche “He doth like the ape, that the higher he clymbes the more he shows his arse.”Francis Bacon, Sr. Since…

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The Self-Made Lie

“No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent.” John Donne America is a prideful nation built upon falsehoods. One of our greatest…

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Interdependence Day

“Nature has never read the Declaration of Independence. It continues to make us unequal.” Will Durant July is the month when Americans celebrate Independence Day by wasting money, blowing off…

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Barbarians and Savages

“Oh, most unhappy earth! Wretched home of the human race, where barbarism not only still exists, but is taken for glory… instead of driving their weapons into the earth to…

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