I am a pan-galactic agnostic/buddhist -not committed to believing in or disbelieving in the existence of god.
E=mc2 - i do sense energy fields within fields within fields. . . Of varying milieus . . . Some permeable, some densely tribal, some purely good – all rising from one unified womb of constant becoming.
Big picture creative class left- want social net for very downtrodden- education instead of welfare makes sense , healthcare for lowest eschalon- mid/upper are paying for them now as they come in for treatments through emergency rooms. Registered independent, have usually voted for democrats.
BILL MAHER’S “REAL TIME” HBO (Dialogue between exceedingly bright folks of all persuasions, incubator of our future’s more informed thoughts/needs.)
FILMS: THE SEVENTH SEAL , THE VIRGIN SPRING (Ingmar Bergman), 2001 A SPACE ODYSSEY (Stanley Kubrick),
BIUTIFUL (Iñarritu), AMOUR (Michael Haneke), THE HUNT (Thomas Vinterberg), HER (Spike Jonze), CROUCHING TIGER-HIDDEN DRAGON (Ang Lee), NEVER LOOK AWAY (Florian von Donnersmarck)
FAVORITE FILM SCENE
CANTINA SCENE FROM STAR WARS, TM & © 1977-2013 LUCASFILM LTD. All rights reserved.
"You're going to find that many of the truths we cling to depend greatly on our point of view." (Obi-Wan-Kenobi)
"If we don't know that the story that we were brought up with is optional, then we live it out blindly and unconsciously." (Sam Keen)
“We look too much to museums. The sun coming up in the morning is enough.” (Romare Bearden)
“It may be that the universe is just one of those things that happens from time to time.” (Edward Tryon)
“Where there is no vision the people perish.” (Proverbs 29:18)
"You've got to jump off cliffs all the time and build your wings on the way down." (Ray Bradbury)
"Nothing is as soft and yielding as water, yet over time, it has the power to carve canyons through rock." (Tao Tse Ching)
"I am not what happens to me, I am what I choose to become." (C.G. Jung)
"Your beliefs act like filters on a camera, changing how you see the world. And your biology adapts to those beliefs. When we truly recognize that our beliefs are that powerful, we hold the key to freedom" (Bruce Lipton)
"Old age is like climbing a mountain. You climb from ledge to ledge. The higher you get, the more tired and restless you become, but your view becomes more extensive" (Ingmar Bergman)
FICTION: “AFTER DARK” (Haruki Murakami) -enigmatic, sublime-, "CAPE RANDOM A NOVEL" (Bernice Morgan) -essential-
NON-FICTION: "THE INNER REACHES OF OUTER SPACE" (Joseph Campbell), "WHAT MATTERS MOST" (James Hollis Ph.D.), "THE EARTH HAS A SOUL:C.G. Jung on nature, Technology & Modern Life" (C.G. Jung), "THE BIOLOGY OF BELIEF" (Bruce Lipton, Ph.D.), "The Ground Beneath Her Feet" (Salman Rushdie)
MUSIC- BACH, PHILIP GLASS, KITARO, SARAH BRIGHTMAN, RADIOHEAD, GRACE JONES, SADE, STACY KENT.
MOST APPEALING ARCHITECTS:Tadao Ando, Mario Botta, Emilio Ambasz, Carlo Scarpa, Louis Kahn,
YOGA PRACTICE- 182 DAYS PER YEAR.