VISTAS: An awareness of a range of time, events, or subjects. A broad Mental View.
October 9

"Failure seldom stops you. What stops you is the fear of failure."
– Jack Lemmon -


"A person who doubts himself is like a man who would enlist in the ranks of his enemies and bear arms against himself."
- Alexandre Dumas -

2006

Went with Roy to Saginaw today, it got me out of the house but it sure was a long day.

2005

"Living well and beautifully and justly are all one thing."
– Socrates -

2004

If you never speak a word to be heard
If you never hear the word unspoken

If you never reach a hand out to touch
If you never touch a hand not offered

If you never share the inside
If you never show the outside

Will you, or would you have ever really lived

2003

there are no more East bound trains, I cannot hear them.
there are no more tears left to cry, because of good bye
there are no more to give or try
no more but death to die

2002

in the darkness of the night where there is little light
in a bed made for two, alone I think of you

2001

What a strange illusion it is to suppose that beauty is goodness.
- Leo Tolstoy -

2000

No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
- Aesop -

1999

Years have built the foundation and the walls
A safe haven to hide
No room for life's falls

Yet you have found a crack within the mortar
A sweetness to cherish
Finally bringing sense and order

Yesterdays lessons slowly retreat
A storm upon my spirit
That is the sweetest of sweet

1998

Standing on the edge
teetering on the verge
ready to shatter at anything

1997

Imagination rules the world.
- Napoleon I -