Blake, Kristofferson and the Burden of Freedom

The tygers of wrath are wiser than the horses of instruction. -William Blake (Passion is wiser than rationalization) When Ray Manzarek saw Jim Morrison on Venus beach in 1965, the circle was completed and the Doors were born. They named the group after a line from a William Blake poem, “If the doors of perception […]

The Trickster

“If the doors of perception were cleansed everything would appear to man as it is, Infinite“ -William Blake Indeed where would life be without the antagonist…the Trickster? You know, the one who trips up our plans only to behold life’s victories disguised in its darkness? I guess we all have a bit of the lost […]