roots & wings

This quote was framed, on the wall, at my grandparent’s cabin. I’ve always loved it. This week I saw someone tweet it, and so learned who said it.

“There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One of these is roots, the other, wings.”
―Hodding Carter

roots & wings

This quote was framed, on the wall, at my grandparent’s cabin. I’ve always loved it. This week I saw someone tweet it, and so learned who said it.

“There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One of these is roots, the other, wings.”
―Hodding Carter

quoted

“the playa removes all barriers to self expression. all the voices in your own head and that come from outside of you that make you dwell in doubt and shame and judgment, those things are gone…and when you take those things away it is amazing what is possible. it is amazing who we are when we can look at ourselves clearly. you’ve got a city full of people that aren’t saying “oh, you shouldn’t have worn that” or “isn’t he too old to be doing that?” but instead are saying “yeah! good for you! sing it louder! scream it! dance harder! express it with more feeling!” when you’ve got those voices lifting you up, its amazing how high you can reach.”
– the good reverend halcyon

I saw this attached to a photoset from a regional burn event. I was honored to see my words (from an old video) typed out. Thanks, Normurai!


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EXTREME EASTER…TO THE MAX!

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Egg hunts are for babies.
Here are some ways to make your Easter fun more EXTREME!

1) Play “Century Club” with Cadbury Eggs. (Eat 1/minute for 100 minutes.)

2) Use non-hard boiled eggs in your Easter Egg Hunt. Every time you find one, eat it raw, on the spot, like Rocky.

3) Sculpt a life-size sculpture of Jesus on the cross using (at least) 1000 marshmallow Peeps all smashed together. [photo removed by authorities].

4) Screw eggs, have a BEER BOTTLE HUNT!

My family’s annual Beer Hunt:

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