I did my best to make him smile it wasn’t much; he loved my try when amused, which is so rare his blaze of laughter fills the air like music from a joyous buddha all I can say is hallelujah This poem was inspired by Leonard Cohen’s song of the same title. Listen to one … More Halleluja


The smile, a simple gesture, is a single tone in a melody that moves the universe toward harmony The graphic above is a collage made from photos by the following photographers, clockwise starting at lower left: Frank Busch, Capturing the human heart, Gabriel Silverio, Eye for Ebony, Cristian Newman, Nathan Anderson and in center, Avel Chuklanov, all courtesy … More Smiles