Like the website that hosts it, this blog is only concerned with using art and brief texts to uncover the bias and other limitations of thought conditioned by memory and tradition, thus also revealing how this largely unacknowledged tribal egotism that affects all human beings creates and sustains the systemic disorder and violence of the world in which we all live.

Without a radical awakening to the immense distance between our mental and social reality and the truth, we are condemned to continue living in the same cruel division, conflict, and sorrow to which we ourselves sustain with our personal memories, thoughts, and desires.

A Few, in Black & White

After the rain, a few days ago

After the rain, a few days ago

I am black and white, and yellow and brown, and with the philosopher (Jose Ortega y Gasset) I proudly proclaim: "Nothing of what is human is foreign to me."

I am black and white, and yellow and brown, and with the philosopher (Jose Ortega y Gasset) I proudly proclaim: "Nothing of what is human is foreign to me."

The day of the eclipse Kim and I carried Manetha's mannequin to the garden for a final portrait

The day of the eclipse Kim and I carried Manetha's mannequin to the garden for a final portrait

I have no doubt the cosmos is in perfect order...

I have no doubt the cosmos is in perfect order...

The Secret Love Life of Cinder Blocks

The Secret Love Life of Cinder Blocks

Before painting them, Tim and Mike carefully arranged the old shutters for a pressure wash

Before painting them, Tim and Mike carefully arranged the old shutters for a pressure wash

The Poor Buried in the Poor Section

The Poor Buried in the Poor Section

I found this just like it is portrayed here. Miracles like these happen frequently in our nest.

I found this just like it is portrayed here. Miracles like these happen frequently in our nest.

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Two in Black and White

Mental Conditioning by Experience and the Future of Humanity - I

Some Recent Captures, and Some Details