Idris, my kitty.
Pronouns. Such little words that carry so much significance. Most of us don’t think much about the pronouns used to describe ourselves. Of course, most of us are fortunate enough to have a self-identity which aligns with the one society has assigned based on physical characteristics (specifically, genitalia). For transgender people,[…]
Shared from my art-focused blog. This may look familiar since a section of this painting is used as one of the (randomly chosen) header images you’ll see here on my personal blog.
I’m an artist. It is a core part of my self identity. Unfortunately, “real life” doesn’t tend to allow me much time to work on my art or build my portfolio. So I’ll be posting older pieces.
If you look up the word binary on the internet, you’ll get variations of the little excerpt shown here (screenshot from Google). Binary describes a numbering scheme in which there are only two possible values for each digit: 0 and 1. Modern computers and digital devices operate in binary, storing[…]
The phoenix is mythological symbol that is found in numerous cultures around the world throughout history. According to TheHellenicTimes.com, the phoenix is:
Here we are, already a full week into 2016. Happy New Year, World! It’s time for fresh starts and new beginnings, for looking toward all the possibilities of the coming year. Yet I’m not quite ready to just leave 2015 behind me. Too much significant stuff happened during the year[…]
This fall I returned to The Hinsdale Chorale after having taken a break from this group for a few seasons, and I am so glad that I did! The warm welcome, fellowship, and shared musicianship I experience in this group is very satisfying.
I decided to start this blog to put some of my random thoughts out into the world. Maybe someone will even read them. Maybe someone – maybe you – might just find them interesting. Who knows?