Tag: The Writing Life

Why the New York Times Wants You To Hate Amazon

It happened again, just a few days ago. If you hate Amazon, as the New York Times wants you to, it was perfect.

How A Room’s Color Affects Mood

A Room’s color affects mood, but we’ve only begun to understand how we process color in our minds, create it, and how it influences what we do, think and feel. My friend Barbara Tremblay Cipak (best known as Brite-Ideas), wrote an article on the topic worth sharing.

Computer Vision syndrome

What Is Computer Vision Syndrome?

by David Stone Assorted Ideas, Large & Small What is Computer Vision Syndrome? If you spend a lot of your working hours staring at a screen, you probably sometimes have the same dry, burning eyes and blurred vision. There’s a name for that: Computer Vision Syndrome. We Don’t […]

Omnibus 1965 Poem

Omnibus 1965 Poem

Omnibus 1965 Poem Who could ever forget? Riding all night on that half-empty Greyhound, waking in the alone notime darkness of Nebraska waking to the smell of gristmill corn, being filled, mistaking, in half-sleep, the scent of being in love again…   Traveling other roads, 1972 I find […]

Hard Dreams Poem

Hard Dreams Poem

Hard Dreams poem.. One night, deep in an uncertain period in my life, I sat in the dark, smoking a cigarette and looking down a narrow alley to the street at a single streetlight. Cars and trucks blurred under it. Insights came, showing me how it’s all makebelieve, […]