Perfect Palace

Man is the great paradox. He walks around an enormous palace, with gold and silver laying about, diamonds and jewels of all types. He paces back and forth, to and fro, wondering what to do. He looks up and screams to the heavens, “What will I do?” “Life is so hard, I have nothing!” He…

The Man with the Hoe by Edwin Markham

I felt this was a great time to share this excellent Edwin Markham poem. I believe it is always beneficial to hear and read stories, poems and letters from people who lived in other times, it is through their eyes and words that we may see more clearly. -Michael Bowed by the weight of centuries…

The Genius & The Dream

I stayed outside for several hours, staring at the stars- thinking and hoping. And then, next to me he stood. I said, “I had an interesting dream the other night, I’d like to know what it means.” It went like this: “I saw a man standing amidst a forest of rotting plants and trees, there…

the grey men

We are the grey men, the empty men. We are the valueless, the bored, the thoughtless. We have sought to be free from everything- no strings, no ties, and oh how great it is. Now entertain us, dazzle us. We will stare at our laptops and smartphones while walk off the cliff into nothingness. Welcome…

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The Promise

Sometime during the year 2004… Jeffrey, Age 16: What’s it all for, anyway? I mean, I know why they do it but I know they hate it. Alexander, Age 17: I could never do that….get up every day and do the same things over and over again. They don’t even like it, the only reason…