March, 2015

Bottomline Productions: Change

  – Bernie Basley Bernie loves to take pictures.  He earned his Bachelor’s degree in TV Production from Columbia College Chicago, but now lives in LA.  Bernie has worked extensively in TV production including ABC Television Network where he served as the Associate Director and Stage Manager from 1979-2001….

Between Clouds and Earth

In this atmosphere, where I am between clouds and earth, change to me is experiences that enable me to learn and develop all that I am. Today is not how it was yesterday, and tomorrow will not be as it is today. Change stays in orbit and occurs…

Change as to Change

Change is one of the highest ingredients of Life. It’s up there with honesty, trust and detachment. It is the essence of Divinity. Change, for better or for worse, is an obvious spectrum that defines change itself. Change is subject to one’s perception and application. The thief changed…

Days of Heaven

    A photographer captures subjective images of nuances and dimensions seen only through the lens of her creative spirit. Shaari Heaven looks through a lens cultivated by a rich culture and an intention to serve the universe. For her first 5 years, Heaven lived in St. Maarten….

Waves

“Time and tide wait for no man.” – Geoffrey Chaucer   My 15 year old nephew has a T-shirt It reads, “Fear No Wave”. It made me think what I am afraid of We all like still waters Where nothing hardly moves It just quietly flows Water makes…

Impermanence

One may fall into a habit; want to count and determine, one might grasp at something tenuous, like the counting of fish in a stream. One might look at the school, small and steady, and begin. One, two, three, but soon the school moves and shifts, taking ripples…

Change = Unknown

Fear of the unknown is one of the most prevalent of human fears. Another word for unknown is change. As children most of us are taught to control our behavior in certain ways. We are taught to make every effort to keep ourselves safe. To step into the…

The Dreaming Dilettante: Change

Change the channel change your shirt change the font on this report Change jobs Change relationships Did you want your change? Change religions Change parties Change now Change tomorrow Change your thoughts Change your mind Change your belief window Change hands Change lanes Change our last name Change…

Sista: Here I Am

“Here I am! I hate my arms! No seriously, I hate my arms! On most days they wave before I do. Seriously! They’re like wings except I don’t get to fly. (Well I guess I could try!) They’re just weird and wrong and excess but most importantly they…

Tips to Cook By

OK.  We may not be Oxford chefs, but even they need good tips for the kitchen.  Thank goodness Rasila Mamtora is providing us with some that are easy to remember and apply. Bookmark this page and use them: When you boil potatoes add a little salt, so it will not…