We are Fallen Creatures Man is a fallen creature. What proof do I have of this? Many a man, I have meet, seems to have fallen a hundred feet and landed on his head.
The difference between Naturists and Nudists Here is the best way I know to explain the difference between Naturists and Nudists. Adam and Eve, before eating the apple and being expelled from the Garden of Eden, were Naturists. They became Nudists after the Fall. Naturists possess the divine attributes; Nudists have genitals, public hair, and assholes.
An English Teacher's wish To be able to talk about his existential angst with the students.
A thought: Why breed? he asks. What do you breathe? I reply. It is something that people always did because it was expected of them and till recently, it would have been thought selfish to think otherwise.
A prayer In China, my wife tells me, seventy eight is a big year. If one can get through, one can live many more productive years. I pray you make it.
What's wrong with me? Full of rage, I didn't want to talk to this girl, who, was on the bus, wanted to practice her English, and meant no harm at all. What a bastard! And a voice in my head was telling me I was being so as I was doing it.
Crickets Creeping So loud they are in my part of Wuxi that they drown out the music playing from my phone.
Greedy Moment I had a pleasant minute with Tony before I had to go to work. I sat on the bed and he snuggled up to me. Unfortunately, I could only reflect on how the moment was too short and how I wished it could last much longer. I suppose I have an inability to enjoy the finer things in life.