Author Archives: Jason Crane

Two Things

Two Things The First Thing It used to be that mental illness was a taboo subject. This was bad. The stigma created by the silence harmed many people and prevented people from living the happier lives they could have lived. … Continue reading

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Enlightenment*

I’ve been very reluctant to talk about this, but I think that sometime in the past year I’ve had one or more enlightenment experiences as a result of meditation and some life shocks. I hesitate to even use that terminology … Continue reading

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two haiku: 6 September 2018

falling locust leaves: the sound of Stan Getz’s sax obscured by mower 9.6.18 State College PA /// blue-black crows outrun a car speeding down the street; summer sun on wings 9.6.18 State College PA

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haiku: 25 August 2018

nuthatch drops three seeds finds the fourth acceptable returns to the trees 8.25.18 State College PA

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haiku: 23 August 2018

“Blues For A Hip King” pinwheel spinning wildly ’round no money no problems 8.23.18 State College PA

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haiku: 22 August 2018

Johnny Dyani’s bass notes compete with the breeze; cool night for August 8.22.18 State College PA for John Edwin Mason

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