This is a new one for me. I will admit I’ve been grasped by television shows before but television hasn’t been much of a staple in my life. My parents controlled the television when I was a child. We had some shows we watched as a family like Survivor. But mostly it was an episode … Continue reading Black Mirror
The ideas that infiltrate my mind. Infecting the very small fraction of my sanity still intact. Words are poisons of the mind. Words can be antidotes or clues to the chaos before you. Venomous clues you must take one at a time; hoping not to overdose. A dissection of possibilities. The tragedies and scenes that … Continue reading You Are Your Greatest Enemy
No one (I know) takes time to look at the stars anymore. They’re all wrapped up in their own digital fabricated universes. Don’t they realize what’s in front of them is far greater than what is beyond them? I suppose I’m just a cynic. I’m no better than them. I wasted the last half hour … Continue reading Starry Night
Where are the worlds I crafted from scratch, the characters of depth from my old life? Where has the winding plots gone. The narratives that once amazed me? Where is the magic that once coursed through my veins? Putting pencil to paper has become a burden to me, because nothing ever good comes from it. … Continue reading Late Night Convolutions
"Black coffee is a synecdoche for life; when you eliminate the excess—when you deliberately avoid life's empty calories—what remains is exponentially more delicious, more enjoyable, more worthwhile. It might be a bitter shock at first; but, much like coffee, a meaningful life is an acquired taste. Sip slowly and enjoy." Life is an Aquired Taste-Joshua … Continue reading Coffee, as Black as my Soul? Or Maybe Something More?
Every year I create what I call Project CyroGenisis, which is in reality a fancy term for New Years Resolutions. Every year I seem to pick the same things to work on, and every year I disappoint myself. Not anymore! This year I have a lot of changes to expect. I’m having a beautiful baby … Continue reading Project CyroGenisis 2015