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“Once you can accept the universe as matter expanding into nothing that is something, wearing stripes with plaid comes easy…” – Albert Einstein Mason J. Schneider was born in the city of Des Moines, Iowa, but was raised in the small town of Jamestown, where he has had the odd summer job and also worked…

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Al Moreno is many things- rollerblading aficionado, handsomest man in the galaxy, and above all- a Rift Resolver. His list went on much longer, but we had to cut him off after that for the sake of having enough space on the back cover. As a member of the cryptic Rift Society, it’s Al’s responsibility…

One Last Dance

One last dance to share, between you and I. But it won’t be in a ballroom, rather under a starlit sky. I’ll lead you through the finest waltz I can muster, She’ll follow my steps, because I know I can trust her. A caper here, a gambol next- or we can can keep it simple,…

A Splash Of Sun

When life seemed dull and full of gray, she came along and brought me better days. I was filled with warmth but it wasn’t the sun’s- The feeling that made me realize you were the one. But what happens next neither me nor you could know, we got older, the warmth faded, and apart we…

One Year On WordPress Anniversary

It makes me happy to see that I have stuck with this, and it has helped lead me to discover that writing truly is my passion. Today I do not have a poem for you, but instead something I read and my thoughts about it. This comes from the book Direct Truth by Kapil Gupta. Although…

I Should Like To Live

I should like to live in the forest for a while and learn the wisdom of how the trees remain so grounded throughout all the changes in life. I should like to live by the coast for sometime, so I can hear the mystical conversations between the Moon and the Tides each night. I should…

New Thoughts That Come With A Warm Breeze

We often don’t believe things are possible until we experience them ourselves. Even when we witness and physically see something that appears to be impossible, we are still left with our doubts. So perhaps this is why achieving your ultimate dream seems so impossible. You have not experienced it yet, as you haven’t reached it…