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New blown boro bead set Auction!

!0 Clear blown boro beads by Shani Barrett
!0 Clear blown boro beads by Shani Barrett

10 Clear Blown Boro Hobnail Beads by Shani Barrett

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My Wife Shani has been working  with glass in the form of mandrel wound beads out of 104 COE glass for over 13 years.  We have built this life one bead and pendant at a time. Made from a variety of COE's and manufacturers.

There's some who discriminate and believe one type of glass rules over another. Around here, glass is glass and they each have strong points and weaknesses. If you snub the soft-glass for the boro, you miss out on the full glass spectrum. As a whole, it's a beautiful thing.

These are Shani's first blown boro beads and we're both really excited for the new possibility... Thank you for investing in the verb of human progress, practice and connection.

10 clear blown boro beads.

Average size 35mm x 25mm.  2mm holes.

Thank you!!

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  1. Helene Vanderschelden bid $156.00 on September 5, 2014 7:19 am [auto]
  2. Mary Ransom bid $154.00 on September 5, 2014 7:19 am
  3. Helene Vanderschelden bid $152.00 on September 5, 2014 7:18 am [auto]
  4. Mary Ransom bid $150.00 on September 5, 2014 7:18 am
  5. Helene Vanderschelden bid $143.00 on September 1, 2014 8:41 pm [auto]
  6. Mary Ransom bid $141.00 on September 1, 2014 8:41 pm
  7. Helene Vanderschelden bid $130.00 on September 1, 2014 8:40 pm [auto]
  8. Mary Ransom bid $128.00 on September 1, 2014 8:40 pm
  9. Helene Vanderschelden bid $113.00 on September 1, 2014 11:53 am [increased max bid]
  10. Helene Vanderschelden bid $113.00 on August 31, 2014 11:47 pm [increased max bid]
  11. Helene Vanderschelden bid $113.00 on September 1, 2014 11:53 am [increased max bid]
  12. Helene Vanderschelden bid $113.00 on September 1, 2014 11:53 am [increased max bid]
  13. Helene Vanderschelden bid $113.00 on September 1, 2014 11:53 am [increased max bid]
  14. Helene Vanderschelden bid $113.00 on August 31, 2014 10:34 pm [auto]
  15. Mary Ransom bid $111.00 on August 31, 2014 10:34 pm
  16. Helene Vanderschelden bid $104.00 on August 31, 2014 10:33 pm [auto]
  17. Mary Ransom bid $102.00 on August 31, 2014 10:33 pm
  18. Helene Vanderschelden bid $92.00 on August 31, 2014 7:59 pm [auto]
  19. Barbara Collins bid $90.00 on August 31, 2014 7:59 pm
  20. Helene Vanderschelden bid $77.00 on August 31, 2014 7:58 pm [auto]
  21. Barbara Collins bid $75.00 on August 31, 2014 7:58 pm
  22. Helene Vanderschelden bid $67.00 on August 31, 2014 7:56 pm [auto]
  23. Barbara Collins bid $65.00 on August 31, 2014 7:56 pm
  24. Helene Vanderschelden bid $57.00 on August 31, 2014 7:04 pm
  25. Barbara Collins bid $52.00 on August 31, 2014 2:44 pm
  26. Helene Vanderschelden bid $50.00 on August 31, 2014 2:43 pm [auto]
  27. Barbara Collins bid $50.00 on August 31, 2014 2:43 pm
  28. Helene Vanderschelden bid $46.00 on August 31, 2014 2:42 pm [auto]
  29. Barbara Collins bid $45.00 on August 31, 2014 2:42 pm
  30. Helene Vanderschelden bid $41.00 on August 31, 2014 2:31 pm
  31. Mary Ransom bid $31.00 on August 31, 2014 2:27 pm [auto]
  32. Helene Vanderschelden bid $30.00 on August 31, 2014 2:27 pm
  33. Mary Ransom bid $27.00 on August 31, 2014 1:53 pm [auto]
  34. Phyllis Dintenfass bid $26.00 on August 31, 2014 1:53 pm
  35. Mary Ransom bid $22.25 on August 31, 2014 1:25 pm
  36. indigo bid $20.50 on August 31, 2014 1:09 pm
  37. Vicki Brunberg bid $10.50 on August 31, 2014 1:00 pm
  38. indigo bid $1.00 on August 31, 2014 12:11 pm

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More New Spintop auctions!

Just added a few more spintop auctions! Thanks everyone! Enjoy!

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Mini Mystery Drop Top

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These are cool little spinners.  In contrast to the more dramatically shaped pieces, these are as smooth and simple as it gets. They snap to life with a satisfying quickness and spin out with a dramatic lay down spin to stop.

40mm x 16mm diameter.

Category: spintops

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  1. indigo bid $20.00 on August 31, 2014 1:29 pm [auto]
  2. Mary Ransom bid $19.50 on August 31, 2014 1:29 pm
  3. indigo bid $16.50 on August 31, 2014 1:28 pm [auto]
  4. Mary Ransom bid $16.00 on August 31, 2014 1:28 pm
  5. indigo bid $12.50 on August 31, 2014 1:28 pm [auto]
  6. Mary Ransom bid $12.00 on August 31, 2014 1:28 pm
  7. indigo bid $5.25 on August 31, 2014 10:41 am
  8. Josh Arleth bid $1.00 on August 31, 2014 10:22 am

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Ruby Cobalt Saucer Spintop

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A nice weightier one with stacked sections of ruby red, silver strike, irrid and cobalt. Finished with a white/cobalt stacked tracer tip.

47mm tall x 33mm diameter.

Category: spintops

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  1. Josh Arleth bid $19.50 on August 31, 2014 10:39 pm
  2. Mary Ransom bid $15.50 on August 31, 2014 1:27 pm
  3. Josh Arleth bid $13.50 on August 31, 2014 1:26 pm [auto]
  4. Mary Ransom bid $13.00 on August 31, 2014 1:26 pm
  5. Josh Arleth bid $1.00 on August 30, 2014 7:02 pm

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Garden Sport

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Regardless of color, this general design size is a good example of the kind of style I love and am looking to build on.  I like just about everything about it.  Wisteria, mystery aventurine and a little white/amber dot stack tracer tip. Spins on it's head if you like.

Pretty small, but after handling a few, I think this is right around what I would personally consider carrying around in my pocket. The idea is to put it in a change pocket to protect it from your actual change etc.  At this size it can afford to travel often and they're really fun to spin with a snap of the thumb and middle finger.  These are the ones that I pick up most. The battle tops and diner table drops...

28mm x 18mm diameter.

Category: spintops

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  1. indigo bid $23.00 on September 1, 2014 11:52 am
  2. Barbara Price bid $21.50 on September 1, 2014 10:12 am
  3. indigo bid $19.50 on August 31, 2014 10:27 pm [auto]
  4. Mary Ransom bid $19.00 on August 31, 2014 10:27 pm
  5. indigo bid $16.00 on August 31, 2014 10:26 pm [auto]
  6. Mary Ransom bid $15.50 on August 31, 2014 10:26 pm
  7. indigo bid $10.50 on August 31, 2014 10:39 am
  8. Josh Arleth bid $1.00 on August 30, 2014 7:01 pm

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Special Secondary

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Like secondary colors, but just a little bit different. Green/Orange/Violet read more like Papparazzi/Peach/Irrid.

No color is accurate, but the distance between frequencies is great enough to produce an attractive contrast, plus sparkle, the unique translucent glow of peach glass colored with gold, and a reactive blue-green that I favor above all blues, standing in for violet just because.

Largest (papparazzi sparkle) measures 29mm x 17mm

Thanks all!

Category: spintops

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  1. Mary Ransom bid $24.00 on September 1, 2014 12:00 pm [auto]
  2. indigo bid $23.50 on September 1, 2014 12:00 pm
  3. Mary Ransom bid $22.00 on September 1, 2014 10:08 am [auto]
  4. Barbara Price bid $21.50 on September 1, 2014 10:08 am
  5. Mary Ransom bid $20.50 on August 30, 2014 7:01 pm [auto]
  6. Josh Arleth bid $20.00 on August 30, 2014 7:01 pm
  7. Mary Ransom bid $1.00 on August 30, 2014 6:20 pm

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New Auction!

Enter the spin. One auction for three borosilicate glass spintops. Click the photo or scroll down to bid.  Thank you!

Enter the spin. One auction for three borosilicate glass spintops by Beau Barrett
Enter the spin. One auction for three borosilicate glass spintops (below) by Beau Barrett

Fantastic Three-o Spintop Set

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So I'm pretty into things that come in threes.

These tops make for a really cool object to offer, display and use in small collections of three. I enjoy putting them together and have a little progression in the works that I look forward to sharing. I had to start simple with these to discover some of the most crucial fundamentals of how shaping relates to performance and how to best achieve a functional shape.

These sets are about color and form but also about contrast of performance.

The thing with these tops is that if the axis is true all the way through, if it is radially balanced, with a reasonable center of gravity, it will generally spin straight and clean.

That said, how they feel to start, how difficult or easy they are to start, how long they spin, how they wind down etc. These are all unique. Having three allows one to appreciate and enjoy the differences.

There are many things that are possible and this is three.

Largest top is 33mm x 23mm diameter

Email evolvingglass@gmail.com with any questions. Thank you!

Category: spintops

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  1. Mary Ransom bid $30.50 on August 30, 2014 7:05 pm [auto]
  2. Josh Arleth bid $30.00 on August 30, 2014 7:05 pm
  3. Mary Ransom bid $26.00 on August 30, 2014 6:21 pm
  4. indigo bid $19.50 on August 30, 2014 4:41 pm
  5. Mary Ransom bid $15.50 on August 30, 2014 4:17 pm [auto]
  6. Jodie Ervin bid $15.00 on August 30, 2014 4:17 pm
  7. Mary Ransom bid $1.00 on August 30, 2014 3:46 pm

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Enter the spin. One auction for three borosilicate glass spintops.

The current Epitome…

I’ve recently adopted this as an accurate description of the means and the end to what we do. By we, I mean all that are blessed with not just mortal life, but blessed with the awareness that “life” is a verb.

Pretty sure I agree Mr. François-René...
Pretty sure I agree Mr. François-René…

It may also be true that “art” is a verb.

It might also be true that they are one in the same (life and art).  Synonyms, for “discovering things that what we love and building upon them.”  If we can’t build upon them directly, we wish them well from where we stand, and in this way become participants in upholding the creation of things we wish to see.

Our every exhalation sends ripples that effect everything  from here on, everything now.  So you breathe in with all of your senses, and exhale an entire infinite future, that’s all.

Don’t stress out though, it’s not a responsibility, it’s a magnificent opportunity with all the patience you could imagine.  You’re doing fine, just don’t forget.

Gratitude for a Saturday morning like this…

 

Atom going in on that burly stem...
Atom going in on that burly stem…

Harvesting a pumpkin with my wife and son, a couple dogs, ducks and cat in tow.  There’s other stuff to do, but we did this first and the tone is set.  The seeds were planted, the work got done. There’s some messes to clean and some broken shit to fix but this living simple stuff is what is up.  You get rid of crap, you let go of some things, and you might get to have a life.

The more you have, the more you have to carry, and every driveway is a garden that got paved.  Not trying to get all hippy-dippy or fundamentalist “back-to-basics” on you because I’m also here working to use technology to the fullest. What’s real is real.  The idea here is to use our complex nature, to engineer a simple existence. This  is what many would call the NEXT level.   It’s lost in the fray to extremism.

The whole point here is that it’s not hard or expensive to try things. People grow a grip of veggies in pots on porches and patios. It’s this thing that people sold off or gave away so long ago now.

It’s part of what some people are missing.  To know what it feels like to facilitate food.  People don’t make food, they create a space for it to come into being, they make a home for it and they nurture and raise it with an understanding of reciprocal stewardship. We think we’re looking out for the plants and animals and they think they’re looking out for us, everyone is right.  It’s an agreement with the universe, a true give and take that teaches a person what it means to be a person.

Put seed in, cucumbers come out. The better your relationship with the whole, the more you get. It’s a pretty solid reward based system. That can spot a cheater in a second.

People say, “plant a tree”, “grow a garden” it’s pretty cliche’ which is what it is. I’m just here saying that my family sacrificed to move to this spot where we grew a small garden and hatched a couple Ancona ducks this year.

It’s not like we made money doing this,  but I’ve never felt so rich as I did this morning while looking at this tray of fresh picked cucumbers.  Four varieties that you won’t find anywhere but a fresh farmers market or roadside stand.  Lemon Cucumbers, Asian cukes, slicing and pickling. Got it covered.

Cucumber haul! So stoked!  Lemon, Asian, Slicers, and enough picklers for another batch!
Cucumber haul! So stoked! Lemon, Asian, Slicers, and enough picklers for another batch!

 

P.S. I love pickles and pickling so much that I WILL be getting into that whole topic another time. Kimchi and fermented foods are something we have a lot of experience with and really love to make and eat when we can. For now, here’s the current batch sour dills from picklers that I picked a little over a week ago..

This jar could be a little bit more full but other than that they're coming along nicely. Straight up, real deal brine fermented dills. No vinegar, no heat processing. aka. REAL pickles. "why yes, I am a pickle snob, but I will share all my secrets."
This jar could be a little bit more full but other than that they’re coming along nicely. Straight up, real deal brine fermented dills. No vinegar, no heat processing. aka. REAL pickles. “why yes, I am a pickle snob, but I will share all my secrets.”

Almost forgot the duck show!  We hatched these two about four and half weeks ago and they’re just starting to get some real feathers in.  Short and sweet is that ducks like water and tend to like the slimy things that live near water or in moist places like the PNW.  There are huge slugs everywhere here so Ducks and their appetite for slugs makes them a perfect fit here.  Cats pouncing moles and other rodents, ducks chomping slugs. These aren’t pets, they’re a part of the team!! Barrettfam 2014, chomping slugs and taking names!

Our two ancona ducks, bobbing for slugs. I can hear you “ewww” already.  Don’t worry, the cuteness of the ducks totally offsets the gross factor. Enjoy!

 

The things that lay in the path… Don Juan x Walt Whitman

In the book “Teachings of Don Juan” by Carlos Casteneda. Don Juan Matus was an old Yaqui shaman who at one point says;  “For me there is only the traveling on paths that have heart, on any path that may have heart, and the only worthwhile challenge is to traverse its full length–and there I travel looking, looking breathlessly.”

SO, that’s the path I’m talking about. When you’re on one, you find things. They seem like they are there on purpose. People call them coincidences, I like to call them synchronicity. It’s almost as if you cross paths with your SELF.

Today, I found the Walt Whitman poem “Song of Myself” in the path that is my Facebook feed via Mr. Paul Stankard. You can send him a friend request and read his post if you like.     He was talking about his introduction to the works of Whitman, as a “God Manufactured Coincidence” or “GMC moment.”  “when he saw and bought the copy of Justin Kaplan’s “Walt Whitman: A Life”  for $.50 at a used book stall in the Reading Terminal Market in Philadelphia. ” he goes on to say how; “This award winning biography opened my mind to many years of pleasure both reading about Whitman’s life and reading his poetry. ”

So then he posts about it, and I run across it am subsequently moved by it, and the least I could do is leave it here for others to discover. This is how it works.

Facebook is not a path with heart, but it is an aspect of the path we can work to follow, so we notice the things that we love, we share and we build on them, wherever we go, whatever we’re doing, whomever we’re with. we try to remember what the path is about, so we can grow on our ability to stay trained, navigate and shed light a greater upon it.

Here’s To finding and following your paths with heart, because they all cross somewhere…


 

-Have you reckon’d a thousand acres much? have you reckon’d
     the earth much?
Have you practis’d so long to learn to read?
Have you felt so proud to get at the meaning of poems?

Stop this day and night with me and you shall possess the
     origin of all poems,
You shall possess the good of the earth and sun, (there are
     millions of suns left,)
You shall no longer take things at second or third hand, nor
     look through the eyes of the dead, nor feed on the
     spectres in books,
You shall not look through my eyes either, nor take things
     from me,
You shall listen to all sides and filter them from your self.

-an excerpt from Whitman’s “Song of Myself.”   You can read the whole version here. (it’s long and awesome, you’ll need to make time).

 

Two new auctions!

I’m busy filling a couple orders but I have a variety of tops finished and will be releasing  several of them here and eventually as items in our big cartel shop. Thanks so much for your interest and support. Beau, Shani & Atom.

Electron Spintop Demo

Hollow Electron Spintop

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Ending On: August 30, 2014 12:00 pm

Clear, hollow blown borosilicate glass, with a black rim and singular white "electron" that does what electrons do, once you lend a little spin to a natural arrangement of elements...

It takes some torque to rev this one up, but once you do, it likes to spin. Tall enough for two handed operation...(see video demo)

Blown borosilicate glass Spinning top by Beau Barrett.
60mm x 38mm diameter.

Please add $3 for US shipping or $8 for International shipping.  Charge is for first item, additional items can be combined at no extra charge.

Email to evolvingglass@gmail.com with any questions.

Thanks all!

 

Category: spintops

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  1. Mary Ransom bid $20.50 on August 30, 2014 10:47 am [increased max bid]
  2. Mary Ransom bid $20.50 on August 28, 2014 6:42 pm [auto]
  3. ken bid $20.00 on August 28, 2014 6:42 pm
  4. Mary Ransom bid $1.00 on August 28, 2014 1:26 pm

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Peach Spindant Demo

Peach Sparkle Spindant

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Pendant to spintop and back again. Either way...

This one is mostly solid except for the middle part of the spindle. Lots of translucent peach, stacked with papparazzi sparkle.

Stacked with black, white and papparazzi on the tip. There are some unique design decisions to make with these things that weigh more or less towards how the thing functions as a top. This one is cool, just that I had planned on leaving the white dots more raised which can look cool but makes the thing wind down bumpily... long story short it was too late in the process to melt the bumps in all the way without messing up my situation and some are ever so slightly raised. Starts at a buck, spins really straight.

46mm x 28mm diameter.

3mm hole.

Please add $3 for US shipping or $8 for International shipping.  Charge is for first item, additional items can be combined at no extra charge.

Email to evolvingglass@gmail.com with any questions. Thank you!

Category: pendants

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  1. Josh Arleth bid $42.50 on August 29, 2014 9:59 pm
  2. Mary Ransom bid $41.00 on August 29, 2014 3:53 pm
  3. Josh Arleth bid $39.00 on August 29, 2014 3:01 pm
  4. Mary Ransom bid $36.00 on August 29, 2014 3:01 pm [auto]
  5. Josh Arleth bid $35.00 on August 29, 2014 3:01 pm
  6. Mary Ransom bid $31.00 on August 28, 2014 5:49 pm
  7. ken bid $30.00 on August 28, 2014 2:01 pm
  8. Mary Ransom bid $1.00 on August 28, 2014 1:28 pm

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Nightshade Trio Auction!

Currently working on filling some orders but I have a some serious spin-top R&D  in the works, really looking forward to sharing the progress and very grateful for the support! Spin on!

purpgreenpink1f

Nightshade Trio

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NOTICE:  You aren't required to use your actual name but if we haven't done business and I can't verify your email then bids will be void. Please contact me at   evolvingglass@gmail.com with any questions. Thanks all!! Spin on!

This is what I'm talking about. Color in motion. These tiny tops have a lot to say.

This auction is for all three tops. One in opaque purple, one in aqua-turquoise and one in fizzy transparent pink. Each with white tracer tips.

All spin well and straight with a good flick of the fingers. Each is very well balanced but has it's own subtle design differences, giving each a unique feel and character to being spun and spinning down. Someone recently asked if the micro-tops would spin on their heads. I didn't think they would, but they do.

Most any top that is balanced properly and has a rounded head will spin inverted with a quick upside down spin-drop. You hold it like you normally would, but upside down above the surface, then flick and pull your hand out of the way so it lands on the tip, spinning...

Largest (cobalt blue) is 31mm x 21mm diameter. Smallest (aqua) is 26mm x 18mm diameter.

These are scientific instruments, educational powerhouses. Also, really fun and super cute and collectable toys.

  • color theory
  • gravity
  • centrifugal and centripetal forces.
  • symmetry
  • friction
  • center of gravity
  • momentum (mass x velocity)
  • mass
  • velocity

These raise good questions about our world in a fun and attractive way. Learning is supposed to be a desirable experience...what we live for.

Enjoy!

Category: spintops

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  1. Mary Ransom bid $36.00 on August 28, 2014 1:31 pm
  2. ken bid $29.00 on August 28, 2014 11:57 am
  3. Mary Ransom bid $26.00 on August 28, 2014 9:54 am [auto]
  4. ken bid $25.00 on August 28, 2014 9:54 am
  5. Mary Ransom bid $10.50 on August 28, 2014 9:53 am [auto]
  6. ken bid $10.00 on August 28, 2014 9:53 am
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…are you for Scuba?

Really though…the boat  is leaving right now! Don’t even finish reading if you don’t have time. Come back later.

This is about cultivating the spirit of being open to the next right thing.
There are times when strange folks might offer you a look at their world.  Your mother told you not to talk to or go with strangers. You are a grown up now and strangers are just other people that think you might be strange too.

Don’t miss the opportunity, these uneasy social moments are where you make or break communication and where we get to be truly human. This is your chance to say “no thanks bro, I’m too cool to leave my comfort zone”.

Or you can be the one that says, “which way to the boat, lets do this.”

Only one choice earns the story to tell and the notch of experience in your belt.   The people that pull your hand towards adventure, know adventure and want to share it with you. Be brave and say yes sometimes, live this life.

Your cronies might attempt to belittle you into staying high and dry on the beach where required effort is at is least. You don’t give even a little shit cause you’re going and glad you decided.  You have chosen to lead from the front. Now they stand their wondering if they should have gone too, as they should. Maybe they’ll choose differently next time, but that’s not your problem, you did your part and set an example. You paved the way kid, you are living and working to be more of who you are. Keep that up.

Historically it’s been true that some of the most terrifying  adventures and situations have been the most worthwhile and fulfilling.  It might not be skydiving or a physically harrowing experience that taunts you, it might just be saying yes to something socially risky, those things where the only thing stopping you is what other people will think.  In those moments, just remember, that for an anxious or neurotic person the rush of going through with, and being over with, a nerve-wracking  challenge can be equally exhilarating and the most worthwhile.

Don’t miss the boat. If you do, keep watching,  they pass all day.

Self Reflective Spinbreak. Words up, tops down. Tops up, words down.

….then we meet in the middle.

This is how it goes, as above, so below, but with a constant twist, you know?

This is how we roll, a little fast, a little slow. In the middle, is where there’s flow.

This is all we know, the where we were, where we are and the where we wish to go.

This what we are, this where we stand. It’s  the present, the point of power.

It’s where black is white and white is black, then it’s gray, where thoughts become things,

like day-dreams in night-scenes..