Simple Minds

Peony Portrait
Peony Portrait

“An intellectual says a simple thing in a hard way. An artist says a hard thing in a simple way.” Charles Bukowski

Overcoming Obsession

Back in black
Back in black

One piece of advice Don Juan gave to Carlos Castaneda was to do everything as if it were the only thing in the world that mattered, knowing that it doesn’t matter at all.

The Art of Grilling

The Old Grill
The Old Grill

“Grilling, broiling, barbecuing-whatever you want to call it-is an art, not just a matter of building a pyre and throwing on a piece of meat as a sacrifice to the gods of the stomach.” James Beard

Fanmail from some flounder?

Iris
Iris

“There is an art of seeing things as they are: without naming, without being caught in a network of words, without thinking interfering with perception.” Jiddu Krishnamurti

Das Boot

The Boat
The Boat

“Let’s take the boat out, wait until darkness. Let’s take the boat out, wait until darkness comes.” Peter Gabriel