“They waste their years in vain to become some other poet, some other saint.”
— Thomas Merton, shared by my friend Andō, one of the very few people whose work I support via Patreon. I open my inbox daily to such beauty. It’s the most valuable few dollars I spend.
My wife writes about Dinner in White. What an amazing and very special evening.
There’s no scientific or genetic basis for race.
A personal example: Despite the fact that everyone on both sides of my family identified as African-American going back several generations, and that I myself identify as African-American, according to my DNA I am 50.6% White European (25% England, 14% Ireland/Scotland/Wales, and the rest from a few other Europe west countries).
Colin Walker is a Survivor. I’m thankful for him and everyone willing to stand up and be visible.
Interesting fact: Prince recorded Purple Rain live. Here’s the actual video of the performance with commentary added. A master at work.
I realize sometimes, that even though I’ve talked about it in the past, people still have a hard time visualizing what I mean when I say I rig and my daughter performs in a circus. Well, here’s video highlight’s from last year’s big show.
Nordrsaga – Short from Sky Focus Films on Vimeo.