Tag: art

  • Occupy Love: Thoughts on Love and Travel

    Love is the expansion of the self to include the other, and that’s a different kind of revolution. There’s no one to fight; there’s no evil to fight. There’s no ‘other’ in this revolution. Sometimes I like to peruse indiegogo and kickstarter to get inspired. What better way to find new ideas than to see […]

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  • The Journey

    By Mary Oliver One day you finally knew what you had to do, and began, though the voices around you kept shouting their bad advice— though the whole house began to tremble and you felt the old tug at your ankles. “Mend my life!” each voice cried. But you didn’t stop. You knew what you […]

  • fact friday rio: poverty and world change

    Violence is rampant in Rio’s favelas. Art can help. This is a big topic for the first post in what I hope will become a weekly series about Rio. I was planning to discuss only lovely things about Rio before I delved into the topic of class wars, but sadly, I couldn’t find much out […]