Un-sleepful

Un-sleepful. Adjective meaning not full of sleep. This is how I spend most of my days and nights now. I wake up in the morning, un-refreshed and ruffled, the bags under my eyes carrying the weight of the world, like fluffy pillows filled with blue cotton-candy fiberglass insulation. I lay back and close my eyes, […]

Tracing circles in the sand

I have been trying this “new” method of living, but no one said it was going to be easy. I say “new” because the generation raised before mine (born in ’63 people) was never taught to pursue their wildest dreams or that they could be anyone they wanted to be. My parents worked really hard […]

Looking for Happiness Without a Raincoat

To be¬†happy– adj. feeling or showing pleasure or contentment. The definition seems simple enough. To be happy one simply has to show or feel pleasure and contentment. But how do we get there? How do we reach thing existential point of oblivion where we engage on several different levels with the universe?¬†Something sought after by […]