They say that these are not the best of timesBut they’re the only times I’ve ever knownAnd I believe there is a time for meditationIn cathedrals of our own Now I have seen that sad surrender in my lover’s eyesAnd I can only stand apart and sympathizeFor we are always what our situations hand usIt’s either sadness or euphoria And so we’ll argue and we’ll compromiseAnd realize that nothing’s ever changedFor all our mutual experienceOur separate conclusions are the same Now we are forced to recognize our inhumanityOur reason coexists with our insanitySo we choose between reality and madnessIt’s either … Continue reading

simply, the thing that I am shall make me live.

http://www.proefrotterdam.nl/proef_english/proef_en.html would like to contribute a mini playlist:1. Badly Drawn Boy – The Shining2. Paul Simon – Peace Like A River3. Cat Power – I Found A Reason4. Sufjan Stevens – The Henney Buggy Band5. Van Morrison – Madame George been studying all weekend, but did get to eat a wonderful lunch today–from Highland Bakery: half a hummus sandwich with a small cup of white bean chili soup. Oh, the food there is wonderful! (just as wonderful as the lovely little article I read about a bakery/restaurant in San Francisco called Tartine…if I wasn’t going to be an engineer or … Continue reading simply, the thing that I am shall make me live.

Learning html.

ahhh….so feeling very proud of myself – the ee cummings poem on the right is now tiny size…and there’s a space before the last line. nothing but a lot of trial and error to figure that out. the sun came out today and the weatherman promised 70 degrees tomorrow. spring fever? who, me? now i lay me down to dream of Spring {thank you ee cummings} Continue reading Learning html.