Practice may not lead us to that impossible state of being otherwise known as Perfection but following Sonny Rollins’ example may bring us pretty darn close.Read more "Practice Makes Virgoan Perfect – The Wise Words of Sonny Rollins"
An ancient depiction from the year 525 BC of the Disabled God on his “winged chariot” which we in the modern day would term a wheelchair. On Mount Olympus, all was perfect. So thought Hera, Queen of the Gods as she stood from her palace in the clouds surveying her divine Kingdom at the dawn of Time. […]Read more "Divine Disabilities – The Myth of Hephaestus, the Disabled God"
There are many in my generation who right through to the present day are still quite unsettled by the death of Michael Jackson. For those of us who grew up when MTV first emerged during those long ago days when that channel actually played videos, Michael Jackson’s persona, image, and artistry was constant. The King of Pop was such an integral part of the early 80’s and MTV, that many of us who were around back then assumed Mr. Jackson would be just as consistently present today as he was in 1983.
Thus even in the current here and now it still takes reinforced effort to remind myself the man left this world in 2009 at the age of 50.Read more "Michael Jackson: A Virgo Haunted by the Hubris of Perfection"