Escape

When was the last time you escaped?  I mean fully escaped into a wonder-inducing, awe-inspiring landscape, or sci-fi, or song? Humans are meant to escape.  We are driven by the impulse to escape.  It's what led us to multiply, fill the earth and attempt to subdue it.  It's what drives us to space…


A Word with T.K. Coleman: Escapism

I decided to try something new on the blog and ask my good friend and colleague T.K. Coleman to freestyle riff on a single word.  I gave him a word and without notice he gave me what came to mind.  I love how it turned out. The word today is escapism.  I'm intrigued by unconventional…


Why I Don't Follow the News

I rarely follow the news and almost never get it direct from news sources. What news I'm up on tends to find it's way to me through filters - blogs I read, emails from friends, Facebook posts and hearsay. This is not because of laziness or a lack of concern with being informed.  Indeed, I love…