i am an unrequited astronomer, pretend patient, gentle adventurer, pedal enthusiast, recovering calligrapher, occasional thespian and unfinished poet living in portland, oregon. contacting me via email is usually a good idea.
1:26 PM: crossroads
"The States that are today nominally democratic have either to become frankly totalitarian or, if they are to become truly democratic, they must become courageously nonviolent." (Ghandi)
and something i saw yesterday carved regally on a city building:
"The boisterous sea of liberty is never without a wave." (Jefferson)