The absence of stimuli

Everywhere we turn, an assault awaits.  Anywhere we glance a solicitation beckons.  Our senses are the target, and an innumerable, variable,  selection of ordinance is stationed at key points to intercept us. The trap is set, and the snare plays the security blanket.  The social quicksand marks our perceptible forward progress.  Take that step, provide yourself an […]


“If my answers frighten you, than you should stop asking scary questions.” Admittedly, this quote is sourced from Jules, a dynamic character engaged in a transitional/soul-searching endeavor during his part of the movie Pulp Fiction.  The scenario is tense, and that the culmination of the conversation resolves in such a weighty declaration is of little surprise. […]