The bosk, or common bush, resembles the human in many ways. It is messy and multi-layered; thick in some areas, patchy in others. But that’s where the similarity ends. While people are apt to complain about the slightest problem, the bosk remains imperturbable in its approach to life. The bosk lives in concert with its […]

Appropriate times for breakfast.

You know that warm feeling of a fresh start you get when that swell plate of hot breakfast sits in front of you? And right beside it, the glorious fresh-squeezed orange juice, steaming coffee or stimulating herbal tea. What’s the best time…

You’ve already won the lottery.

Scientists have estimated the probability of you being born at about one in 400 trillion. Those odds are ten times greater than winning the Powerball and four thousand times greater than being hit by lightning. (As for winning the lottery and…

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SCREENING ROOM

Even if you’ve seen it all, you may not have seen this curated selection of moving images, designed to provoke thought, inspire conversation, and spur experimentation after viewing. May you enjoy this sidestep away from the mainstream, a few short minutes at a time.

Looking at art makes a person feel better. Making art makes a person feel better. So here’s a section on the subject. We hope it will inspire you to look more and make more of whatever kind of art turns you on.