Disappearing Photos Tell No Tales

Monday May 29 is Memorial Day in the United States. While it has become, to many, an entitled day off to shop sales and organize a BBQ, the day (last Monday in May) was originally conceived and remains a day of remembrance for those who have given their lives in service to the USA. Many…

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Memory, Karma and Desire

Every year, around this time, as the United States approaches its national day of commemoration…for those who have given their lives in the various wars fought by US troops…aptly called Memorial Day…I am struck by the nature, the very essence of memory and what it really means, what it can achieve and the flip side…

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Have We Forgotten How to Remember?

What are we without our memories? Our unique human memories…. True…all living things have some sort of hard-coded memory mechanism…default…reflex…evolution imprinter…survival code…. And, I believe, that higher order life also possesses emotional memory – often deep and moving and touchingly understandable by us…. But I would like to believe…that beyond thumbs and online shopping…what makes…

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