Challenge

We grow through challenge, push through the obstacles for the reward of a period of ease, or rest and recouperation, until the next challenge, so what is this with convenience, the challenge to not live on food covered in plastic, ready washed, sliced, sanitised, the challenge to find the cash, we don’t grow it, we…

The grass is always greener, or is it!

Ive been in and out of countries, cities and relationships, the grass is sometimes greener, but not as green as my mind has often imagined, the vibrant green of things new is perhaps the key, is it only me or is it the nature of our human creative mind, to dream, to be attracted to…

Contradictions

Eat drink nothing buy our chemical country side treats no sustenance your way slow death our way sell food consume not money before ethics or convinient intolerance over blind manipulation don’t tolerate my noisy smelly messy hunger and I’ll tolerate your profitable slow poisoning of the masses makes you think makes me blink!

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…