There is no greater beauty than that of creating art within our everyday realities, and while being the typical tourist in the Silicon Valley, I discovered just that. In truth, we often become accustomed to the everyday, the bourgeois. The environments in which we place ourselves are often melancholy, literally 50 shades of gray. Mailboxes, trash cans,… Continue reading Art in the Bourgeois – Downtown Doors
Defying every obstacle in its path, the seed fought for its limelight, fought against the disbelievers in the belief of a better tomorrow.
In today's society, we are social yet antisocial, vulnerable yet indestructible. As we pursue our goals, we fail, our hearts are broken, our expectations are not met, and we begin to lose our innocence. It is my belief that this innocence, this vulnerability, has infinite value, for without being willing to give to the world,… Continue reading Vulnerability
A recent excursion to Algonquin Provincial Park rekindled my passion for the preservation of the environment. Ontario Parks harvests trees in such a way that almost half of the wood is unused in order to improve convenience of transport, and it has been this way since the beginning of the logging industry in the 1800s.… Continue reading Nature’s Corpse
I stand here, looking out unto the water between bridges, and realize perhaps this is where I belong; somewhere between worlds, underneath and above, dangling on the edge of satisfaction and serendipity.
The phrase "our choices define us" has recently come to ring true for me. There are so many people who will never be given a choice in most aspects o their lives. Be it those in poverty who will never choose education, those forced into marriage who will never choose love, those who choose paycheck… Continue reading The Web of Choice
In the limits of a limitless city Lie hidden treasures sought for by many. Metal mountains scrape the sky with pity Citizens value nothing o’er the penny. Wall Street knows no walls yet walls all within. Hope, fame, fortune, greed led to betrayal; A city that never sleeps never wakes To see victory’s flawèd portrayal.… Continue reading The City With Insomnia