Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.

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Required Reading

Wake up.

…It’s Almost Too Late

New Bike Day – Surly ECR



“No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow.” Alice Walker

Flower Power

Sunflowers are great. Easy to grow, don’t take much water, and they bloom into spectacular flowers, and you can eat them!

California Poppies

The Antelope Valley is rockin’ with spring flowers. My wife and I went for a social distancing drive and took in the views.


Outside is the best side.

The View from Earth

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Norah Jones – Patience

You need this.

America 2020

The dystopian future has arrived. My friend Bryan Arita snapped this photo of his daughter at the local Stater Bros market in Palmdale, California today. Stare at it. Understand it. Feel it’s power. Something is wrong in our society. It’s time to wake up and change now.

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