Andrew Furst

Illusions of Time – The Latest in the Shadowbox Series

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I’ve had a fairly productive winter creating a shadowbox series. Here is another one of them titled Illusions of Time. So,Take a look at my store to see this and other shadowbox series pieces. This piece incorporates several icons of time to challenge the human assumptions about time.  Here are a few thoughts from my notebook.  They describe what I think is the simplest critique of our concept of time.  We assume the direction of time is toward the future, but if you look at the diagram below, it could make more…read more

“The Path” & “Idea” Accepted for Publication – Verse Us

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I am happy to report that my blackout poems “The Path” & “Idea” will be published in issue 29 of  Failed Haiku in May! Blackout poems have recently achieved popularity because of Austin Kleon’s book Newspaper Blackout.  I found the poems in the book “Hood: Trailblazer of the Genomics Age”. I found them by selecting words to produce a senryu. Then I blacked out all the other words with pencil and sharpie. If you enjoyed this post,  please like and share. Verse Us – Poems I write: haiku, senryu, mesostics, free verse, random word…read more

Wellington Lake – A One Minute Meditation

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. This time lapse of the clouds passing over Wellington Lake inn Bailey Colorado was taken in July 2016 on a trip to Northern New Mexico by way of Denver.  The trip getting there was absolutely stunning. Driving north from Colorado Springs through Pike National Forest is a beautiful way to experience the Rocky Mountains. I recommend it highly. Wellington Lake, Bailey, CO If you enjoyed this post,  please like and share. Minute Meditations is an ongoing series of short videos, poems, and commentary intended as a meditation.  Offered as an opportunity to…read more

Karma At Me Again? – Say What?

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If you enjoyed this post,  please like and share. Say What?  is an ongoing series of laconic exchanges on Buddhism in the format of a comic strip.  Dialectic Two Step, Modern Koans, Verse Us, Say What?, and Minute Meditations all copyright Andrew Furst Subscribe to My NewsletterJoin me for a little peace through reflection, art, video, sound, and poetry Leave this field empty if you’re human:

The Best Articles of March 2018 from Andrew Furst

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Here’s a selected list of what people were reading here on in March 2018: Secular Buddhism – What’s Your Take? – Modern Koans At What Point are We No Longer Human? – Modern Koans Thoreau On The Narrow and Crooked Path Faces – Tiny Drops (Photography) Happy – Found Art Stephen Hawking on Predestination Carl Sagan on Delusions – Quotes Channel This? – Say What? The Sutra on Totality Life in a Crowd – Found Art