Sistine Chapel

2004 12 15 Imposition. Visit to Sistine Chapel. The Sistine Chapel. The ceiling works almost three dimensional. How could "work" ever be done in this room? Who is trying to be impressed? A statue of Christ gets lost in this space of colorful human history. Colorful human loss. Why does this room work like a …

Not So Original Sin

2004 12 13 Irony = Francis Bacon's death. FB was inspired by the possibility of preserving meat using snow. FB bought a chicken to test this possibility and while stuffing the chicken with snow he caught a case of pneumonia and died. Original sin. A&E sinned by taking from the forbidden tree of knowledge. They …

How Defeats Why

2004 12 09 A rose & cross with a distinctive head, bald of skin and a scarred skull bone, stood upon its single leg and waved its handler's arms and said: we live in times when the How has eliminated the WHY. physical + material = mind + soul It was, I suppose, a great …

Psalms vs Palms

2004 12 07 What to do when you think you've been lied to (falls pretense) and then learn finally the truth? When truth is not better than a lie. Much of life must be about this. Or. Oh, buttercup, I wish the glaze you'd put under my chin would hold past my next shower. Soldiers …

Baby Has Shoes

28 11 04 Read. Confusion. Trying to figure out. Ideas. Where to go? Magdala or Magdalene was (?) a Benjamite. Weren't the Benjamites overrun by David? This the Royal connection as Jesus was possibly from the line of David. Explain this love to them. They say they give but who gives in a war? No, …

Virgins And OGU

25 11 04 Thinking of things that could make sense. Verisimilitude. Illusion. Delusion. Etc. What is the only way a child can be born of a virgin? How can a child be born of a virgin? How is a virgin child-birth possible? -The mother of the child is not a woman. -The child is unaware …

Thoughts Wise People

23 11 04 It is time that limits all possibility. You loose possibility as time goes by. Edward Albee: You can take a blind person to a play and they'll understand it; take them to a movie they're lost. The rest-stop in the search for truth is humour. (Not sure who/what said that.) It should …

Links Berg Hoch

18 11 04 Someone is being chased and as he practically defeats his chaser (who is chasing for ransom) he cuts a deal with him. "Okay, you got me. Turn me in. Collect your ransom but then come back and get me out." The story is what happens between chaser and chased to cause him/them …

Watermelon Justice?

17 11 04 The watermelon army. Name given to army put together by G. Washington to fight whiskey tax rebels (1794). This the first state vs fed confrontation. Thomas Jefferson resigned as Sec of State over the matter because he sided with the states who were opposed to such fed power. See also Herman Husband. …

Stop Being With Stupid

15 11 04 - Moleskine Choice isn't about choosing but instead about which wrong(s) to pick. A little help from our worst-friend Zoroaster: A supreme being created twins of reality and unreality. These are not about good and evil. Reality is objectivity. Unreality is subjectivity. Subjectivity becomes negative when we become subject to it. So. …

Her Opposites

13 11 04 - Moleskine (including handwritten note). Arrival. Home? Home away from home. In a trance. Listening to ghost-like words from my son's wisdoms: Wenn eine Lügt dem glaubt man nicht auch wenn er dann die Wahrheit spricht. I think of nature. What is her opposites? Religion? Politics? Humanity? Belief, love, hope? (Just thought …

Between Meridians

12 11 04 Yes. Between meridians I will mark it with this date. I have seen a vision. So many. Always trapped in the three walls of a black box. This time two people meet for a debate. One side of the stage is a table dressed in white prepared for a fancy dinner. Next …