If I live to be 90, I will have spent 30 years asleep, and fully 6 years dreaming. Existing in an insane fugue state.READ MORE..
Two friends have directed animated films coming out this month. Tony Stacchi’s THE MONKEY KING (on Netflix) & Jim Capobianco’s THE INVENTOR (in US cinemas).READ MORE..
Any father is difficult to sum up for a child of that man. Separating father, the role, and Dad, the person. Robert John Baker 1939 – 2023.READ MORE..
Any hometown is a memory palace, and moving through it unlocks feelings from long ago.READ MORE..
Coping with impermanence and helping others persevere through their own mounting frailties, is one of the main missions of being human.READ MORE..
The surgeon flipped through cross-sectional slices of my own brain, like so much luncheon meat. A shaman reading portents in animal giblets, explaining the signs in my head-spam.READ MORE..
Most things of true value in a human life are leaps of faith – in others or ourselves – and can’t be achieved by thinking like an accountant.READ MORE..
This story makes me deeply nostalgic for a seaside Italian childhood that I never actually had.READ MORE..
I’m still grateful for my second chance at LIFE. I’ve not yet forgotten how lucky I am to be above the grass, and I hope I never do.READ MORE..
When a crisis hits, it forces a rethink, about who we are and what we bring to the world.READ MORE..