A Letter from God
Dear Humanity, Since Heaven expands with space and time we are noticing up here that there are huge expanses of space without any souls. It’s getting boring actually and those here are getting lonely. They have so many questions to ask but so few new souls to ask them of so I thought I would…
Was Andy Warhol a Fool?
Long gone are the days of benefactors and the renaissance. Universal Basic Income and Medical Care for All would make all American Citizens the primary benfactors of a rebirth of Arts and Humanities. If not, capitalism and reruns of Marvel and DC Comics win.
To Think They Could Be Heroes
As the poor starve and the middle class stands either stands against them or in front of their mirrors, those who can help are not. Today’s billionaires, celebrities and politicians could be heroes of modern day history but prefer the labels of those who maintained the Status Quo.
A Politician’s Teacher
For ten years I was a middle school teacher, and what I found was that some of my best teachers were my students. This can be applied to our Democracy too. Leaders need to learn from those they lead not live in an ivory tower.
Sometimes there are moments at which it becomes clear that capitalism, religion and government are in cahoots. Tobacco is one of those intersections. Now, I understand smoking. I was a smoker. I loved the process of buying the pack. Packing them. Pulling one out. Letting it dryly linger on my lips before lighting it and…
The Adults in the Room
Is it me or have the adults left the room. I read a Twitter post recently in which the writer asked if the political system had always been this crazy or are we at a different place. My thought, a different place. Wherever I look, I see entitled whiny wimpy scared uncertain angry people who…