My list of Canadian election complaints reads like the slow, bewildering spread of a very bad virus. I can’t and won’t publish it here, since I have the strongest feeling that vitriol just plays into the hands of the bully boys in blue and their henchmen. Instead, I will adult. Never have I been more … More The bully boys want my vitriol
I look forward to this shift to Schedule every year – a good time to set clear intentions. Here goes 2012-2013, Part 1: 1. I will learn the Brahms by March. 2. I will learn the Faure by December, tape a performance and send it down to Guelph, for application as a Suzuki teacher up … More Through the gate, I think.
Seems this is now a Friday morning ritual. Intentions: 1. figure out a way to sincerely compliment at least two of the most difficult people in my life. 2. find astonishment somewhere, try to articulate it. 3. daily ritual -clean at least one neglected thing. 4. admit to 3 colossally dumb things I’ve done in … More Friday Morning list
I know that I if I move in a random life-direction for long enough something significantly intense and resonant will cross my path. This event will focus my attention, and alter my direction. For most of my ’20’s the world was large enough that I could, in this way, make like a pinball and … More Intention to
It’s time to set intention, so here are mine for the day: 1. transform at least two things into something more positive 2. try to avoid adding ANY energy to emotional ‘black holes’ 3. attend to all debts 4. translate one dry task into a poetic one (use brevity) 5. Thank the god of wheel … More Friday Morning List