conjectural navel gazing; jesus in lint form

In Need of Language

Posted January 27, 2015 @ 8:26am | by Tripp

All of these words careening about my head - helpful and kind, intriguing, pedantic, imformative, and some cruel - all have been beqeathed to me at some point. I have, in turn, made them my own. As much as I wish to say, “these words are my own,” I simply cannot. It would be false....


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Of Things Unseen or Unsaid

Posted January 23, 2015 @ 6:06pm | by Tripp

Words. There have been so many words today. Words upon words. Telephonic. Facebooked. Tweeted. Spoken. Unspoken. Seen. Unseen. Words upon words upon words. I'm at a loss with what to do with them all.5:00am: My day starts off the same almost every day. The cat, Mike, awakens me by...


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The Wounded Heart Is A Resilient Heart

Posted January 20, 2015 @ 2:36pm | by Tripp

There is a wound in the heart of the world. Scarred over, we tread upon that injury in all that we do. Every blessing and every curse made upon the wounded heart of the world.I cannot say how the wound came to be, by what illness or act of violence.I cannot say how the healing happens,...


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Mandonoodling and Rumi Again

Posted January 8, 2015 @ 1:52pm | by Tripp

I used to get up in the morning and make these little videos of my playing mandolin or something. The purpose was simply to get me playing, to get these morning musical meditations on my radar by making them at least a little social. I hate making music alone. It's like drinking alone....


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The Twelve Days of Christmas #occupyXmas

Posted January 6, 2015 @ 4:27pm | by Tripp

Over the Christmas holiday, I decided to post for all twelve days on Facebook. The posts were prayers of sorts, meditations meant for my benefit and the benefit of anyone else who grokked what was going on. Spouse and I made a sojourn back home to Virginia. It's rare for us to be able to...


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Virginia Is For Lovers

Posted January 3, 2015 @ 8:55am | by Tripp

So goes the state's marketing slogan. You can find it on coffee mugs and bumper stickers in gift shops across the state. Virginia Is For Lovers.Berkeley is for working on my comps.Huh.I wonder if I will ever find a way to just "be" in California.#occupycomps


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