Monthly archive for ‘ March, 2011 ’

What I’m Reading

27th March 2011 | Closed

Yup… time for another one of these posts! I’m reading Colorado 14er Disasters: Victims of the Game.  I recommend it; well written and not much pussy footing around poor decisions.  A good “summer is just around the corner” book.

Can you Want what you Want?

22nd March 2011 | Closed

Do you know what you want?  Can you say it?  Can you feel it?  Do you truly want? I find it interesting when it is difficult for one to feel her wants.  It seems like such a natural thing; like breathing.  We should know what we want, instantly.  But it isn’t always like that.  I […]

Ordinary Contradictions in Elephant Journal!

18th March 2011 | Closed

Quick note:  My writing is in elephant journal! Writing for elephant is allowing me a place to write about things that are not necessarily contradictory… my first piece is 3 Things I’ve Learned From My Deaf Dog.  Check it out, and while you are there, enjoy the other awesome articles in elephant about the mindful […]

Existential Crisis

17th March 2011 | Closed

Ordinary Contradictions is having an existential crisis. why am I here? In other words, why am I writing Ordinary Contradictions?  Especially, why online?  This confusion is a direct result of stats, hits, links, keywords, google.  Do I want as many people reading as I can get?  In that case, shouldn’t I just write about sex […]


11th March 2011 | Closed

Curiosity may have killed the cat; more likely the cat was just unlucky, or else curious to see what death was like, having no cause to go on licking paws, or fathering litter on litter of kittens, predictably. Nevertheless, to be curious is dangerous enough. To distrust what is always said, what seems to ask […]