Category Archives: Time Travel

Lessons from 28 Days of Meditation: 20 Minutes is an Eternity

I meditated for 22 of the 28 days of Sharon Salzberg’s True Happiness Challenge and part of the Brooklyn Yoga School Team. (I didn’t blog about it as much as I intended, because I was juggling several writing projects and when I’m busy, blogging becomes low priority. One lesson I learned might be useful for beginning […]

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Movie Review: Looper. With An Explanation of Time Travel from Captain Underpants. Action. Pranks. Laffs.

Admittedly, I’m late to seeing Looper. I saw it last night because Argo was sold out and The Cloud Atlas wasn’t for a couple of hours but I really enjoyed it and I’m glad we saw it. The premise: In 2074, time travel has been invented. It’s illegal but is being used by criminal organizations […]

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No More Monkeys. An Iguana [Davíd, Panama]

“Look. A black squirrel,” Tomás says. A small black squirrel crawls down one of the trees in the Plaza in Davíd. I’m standing there with Alejandro, Tomás, and Felix waiting for Kristen and my mom to return from the pharmacy. Each boys is enjoying a raspado — a shaved ice concotion smothered in a sweet […]

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R.I.P. Chavela Vargas (1919-2012)

A brief moment of silence, a shot of tequila and a grito de un amor perdido for the great ranchera songstress Chavela Vargas. When I hear Chavela Vargas, I hear ranchera at its most definitive. Her voice expresses hardships and pain, loneliness, bitterness, discontent, desires, love lost and love with a capital ‘L.’ Here’s BoingBoing’s Xeni […]

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My Mom and Dad Celebrate 50 Years of Bliss

My parents just celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. 50 years. That’s half a century. They were married in 1962 in Panama City, Panama and just celebrated the event with their friends in Ventura. I love the story of how they met, were married, and spent their honeymoon and want to share some of this with […]

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Happy Birthday: 49 Things I’m Thankful For

I just celebrated a birthday and wanted to thank everyone who wished me the best. I am without a doubt, one of the luckiest people ever, and thought I would share the following list of things I am so grateful for. Kristen. The love of my life who puts up with me every day. She […]

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The Columbus Circle of Time: Diego Plays Tzolk’in Again

Monday, October 14, 2019 1125am “I have to go,” Diego said. Without waiting for an answer, he raced out of the kitchen, up the stairs to his bedroom, where he sat at his desk, pulled on the translucent EyeStorms, and went back to the jungle. He pushed aside the shady undergrowth and raced ahead through […]

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Kicking Ass in the Year of the Rabbit – January Report

The Year of the Rabbit isn’t over yet. It ends on January 23rd. Then we enter the very exciting and predicted-to-be tumultuous Year of the Dragon. So get ready for a wild ride. Spiritual master Sri Sri Ravi Shankar says this is the year of happiness. 2013, he says, will be the year of victory. […]

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SF+F OWW: Columbus Circle of Time is an Editor’s Choice

I am proud to say the first four chapters of The Columbus Circle of Time were chosen as an Editor’s Choice on the Science Fiction and Fantasy Online Writer’s Workshop. When I heard at the end of last month, I couldn’t believe it but when the review came in I couldn’t stop smiling. Here’s a […]

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And Now a Word From… Science Fiction Ikea Catalogue – Time Travel Edition

Source: http://www.collegehumor.com/article/6500868/sci-fi-ikea-manuals

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