The Back Room

With respect to Socrates, my unexamined life is not worth living. The front room is the face we show everyone but we hide our true self in the back room.

The ghosts of Robin Williams and Philip Seymour Hoffman

The ghosts of Robin Williams and Philip Seymour Hoffman hang around.  I just saw A Most Wanted Man starring Hoffman and the episode from Homicide: Life on the Street featuring … Continue reading

December 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

One Hour Photo

Friday night.  Movie night.  An early dinner and a quick film.  We thumbed through my movie collection, offering small synopses of films she might like.  When her eyes alighted on … Continue reading

November 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

My Powerlessness

When I was in grad school, my teacher from my Psychopathology course, the awesome Jackie Phillips from Rutgers, told us that everybody has a got a little somethin’ in them, … Continue reading

September 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Focus.  Until I have a specific topic to hone in on, my writing discipline must be focused. I spoke earlier about Internet distractions.  I believe they will grow less once … Continue reading

September 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

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