Purpose

Existence, to breath and be, walk this way or that, nod to the cat, talk to the dog, wink to the daisy, give the river the eye, crushed in the subway, argue about nothing, am I a television for the universe, one frame in a film, a walking photo, moments collected into presence, uploaded into…

How to stay positive amid the negative?

Leaving Beijing and coming to Taipei I’m faced with critical comparisons and even anger, its very easy to resort to the same kind of insanity, often fuelled by emotion and habit, that has resulted in war on ourselves and our planet, a sense of self derived from that which we are not, words. Grasping word…

Volunteer not tear

Balance to give to the giver, charity for those of a charitable mind, profit from my expense, selfless helping not true, like for like, cash money commerce charity does dislike, community gift, circle inclusively share, family or stranger, can all be the same, everyone my brother sister almost, giving freely almost, let’s not preach or…

Racism

Fear of difference, without, and necessarily within, focus on one side of a coin, brings the other, in equal amount, hate another hate yourself, love another love yourself, focus on what to be, create a growing destiny, fill the hole of despair, with connectedness, with me and others, separate or unite, fear or bravery.

Difference the same

Slightly contrasting, spectrum of colours, painted on one canvas, what makes me special, random difference, or difference earned, significance random, skilled apart, eager for specialness, from imagined difference, require inequality for a chance to be, more than normal.

Masculine feminine

What are we, a slight difference, genetic indiference, nothing too significant, enough to procreate, in fact the same, the opposite of one, divided by genitalia, chemical reaction, perceptual attraction, close enough to know, animal like distraction, necessary seduction.