The Tears of the Spring

The Arab Spring. A fanciful term coined by the media to describe the recent uprisings of the oppressed in the Middle East. The idea first dawned on me when I was playing around with tracing my hand in… Read More

Atomic Peace

It’s been predicted, it’s been disputed, but it is official: this is the Nuclear Age, literally.

Messenger of Death

They proclaim themselves the deliverers of their people, exterminators of “western evil” the warrior angels of their faith. ┬áBut to us they are terrorists, murderers, disruptors of peace. The world has not been the same since that fateful… Read More

The New Money

There was an interesting quote from an old Asian lore about “to throw a pearl at a swine,” which means that something valuable as a pearl is deemed worthless at the hands of the reckless and the ungrateful…. Read More

Animal Farm

My inaugural image for the new topic I’m starting now: Expressionism. If you have read George Orwell’s “Animal Farm” then you might get this. Back when I read this in high school I was one of those bored-out-of-mind… Read More