24 pieces of life advice from Werner Herzog

Paul Cronin’s book of conversations with filmmaker Werner Herzog is called Werner Herzog – A Guide for the Perplexed. On the back cover of the book, Herzog offers a list of advice for filmmakers that doubles as general purpose life advice. 1. Always take the initiative. 2. There is nothing wrong with spending a night […]


So familiar and overwhelmingly warm This one, this form I hold now. Embracing you, this reality here, This one, this form I hold now, so Wide eyed and hopeful. Wide eyed and hopefully wild. We barely remember what came before this precious moment, Choosing to be here right now. Hold on, stay inside… This body […]


I know the pieces fit cuz I watched them fall away mildewed and smoldering, fundamental differing, pure intention juxtaposed will set two lovers souls in motion disintegrating as it goes testing our communication the light that fueled our fire then has burned a hole between us so we cannot see to reach an end crippling […]

The Patient

A groan of tedium escapes me, startling the fearful. Is this a test? It has to be. Otherwise I can’t go on. Draining patience. drain vitality. this paranoid, paralyzed vampire act’s a little old. But I’m still right here, giving blood and keeping faith. And I’m still right here. But I’m still right here, giving […]