Monthly Archives: January 2015

New to salsa

We stood there waiting for our first salsa lesson that one Thursday evening. I saw him standing beside the dance floor, arms crossed over his creme cable knit sweater. He had on khakis too baggy for his skinny frame, and

New to salsa

We stood there waiting for our first salsa lesson that one Thursday evening. I saw him standing beside the dance floor, arms crossed over his creme cable knit sweater. He had on khakis too baggy for his skinny frame, and

Embracing insomnia

Another day of looking like a raccoon. Insomnia sneaked in again last night, despite my begging the sandman for slumber. I’m on Sandman’s shit list, apparently. Sure I could take pills for sleeping, but nah. Besides, they are now discovering

Embracing insomnia

Another day of looking like a raccoon. Insomnia sneaked in again last night, despite my begging the sandman for slumber. I’m on Sandman’s shit list, apparently. Sure I could take pills for sleeping, but nah. Besides, they are now discovering

Iran Leader’s Message To European, North American Youth.

Originally posted on THE ONENESS of HUMANITY:
? Posted on January 24, 2015 by Jerry Alatalo In an effort to discourage and prevent the young men and women of Europe and North America from becoming involved with ISIS, al Qaeda…

Iran Leader’s Message To European, North American Youth.

Originally posted on THE ONENESS of HUMANITY:
? Posted on January 24, 2015 by Jerry Alatalo In an effort to discourage and prevent the young men and women of Europe and North America from becoming involved with ISIS, al Qaeda…

tree view

Living in my attic apartment is like living in a tree house, which was always a childhood obsession of mine. I have a big window with a view of trees, and I often watch them swaying in the wind and the seagulls soaring

tree view

Living in my attic apartment is like living in a tree house, which was always a childhood obsession of mine. I have a big window with a view of trees, and I often watch them swaying in the wind and the seagulls soaring

Self-regulation and accepting feedback: part 1

The following post contains my thoughts on permaculture principle four: self-regulation and accepting feedback (as part of my diploma process). This is part 1 of a two-part series, since it’s such a broad principle. Bear with me on this longer

Self-regulation and accepting feedback: part 1

The following post contains my thoughts on permaculture principle four: self-regulation and accepting feedback (as part of my diploma process). This is part 1 of a two-part series, since it’s such a broad principle. Bear with me on this longer

Just another Tuesday morning

My neighbor woke me up when she double locked her front door, which I can always hear because my front door is thin. Bless her. I’d slept past my alarm because I was up again for hours last night with

Just another Tuesday morning

My neighbor woke me up when she double locked her front door, which I can always hear because my front door is thin. Bless her. I’d slept past my alarm because I was up again for hours last night with

Feeling it

My heart got a little hurt the last few days – in two separate ways actually – but it’s all good. People get hurt. Life goes on. So when I woke up with a super heavy heart yesterday, I got up and did something

Feeling it

My heart got a little hurt the last few days – in two separate ways actually – but it’s all good. People get hurt. Life goes on. So when I woke up with a super heavy heart yesterday, I got up and did something