Tribute to Lily

Saturday                                                                     March 16, 2019. « How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard. » –Winnie the Pooh, By A.A. Milne   On October 31, 1969, I was born in Big Springs, TX, the youngest of six children, my parents, Carter and Lily Flores would have. By the time I was ten years … Continue reading “Tribute to Lily”

Texas Death Row News – February 17th, 2019.

“Peace is all around us – in the world and in nature – and within us – In our bodies, and our spirits. Once we learn to touch this peace, we will be transformed. It is not a matter of faith; it is a matter of practice.” –Thich Nhat Hanh. For the past ten years … Continue reading “Texas Death Row News – February 17th, 2019.”

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With That Moon Language

September 15th, 2018 Admit something: Everyone you see, you say to them, “Love me”. Of course you do not say this out loud, otherwise someone would call the cops. Still, though, think about this, the great pull in us to connect Why not become the one who lives with a full moon in each eye … Continue reading “With That Moon Language”

Texas Death Row News – September 2, 2018

“You can’t wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club”. Jack London. It’s hard to be a human being. Whether you live a life of privilege and luxury, or find yourself confined on Texas death row, you’re still subject to the same things – aging, illness and death. I’ve never lived … Continue reading “Texas Death Row News – September 2, 2018”


TEXAS DEATH ROW NEWS                        MAY 26, 2018. “WORRY…” I sometimes think of my twenty-year-old self and am amazed that back then I had few things in my life that caused me worry. I was young, strong, had a job with a few dollars in my pocket and thought I was going to live forever. Because … Continue reading “Worry…”

Where do you find inspiration?

DEATH ROW NEWS – May 19, 2018 Where do you find inspiration? “I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I just lived the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well” – Diane Ackerman On most days, I wake each morning beginning … Continue reading “Where do you find inspiration?”

Making the most of it…

TEXAS DEATH ROW NEWS                                    May 5th 2018. “MAKING THE MOST OF IT…” “A mystic, Al Ghazali, was asked ‘what did you learn from your spiritual paths’ His reply was: ‘I learned two things, firstly, time is like a sword; if you don’t cut through it, it will cut you down. The second thing is if … Continue reading “Making the most of it…”

Lockdown on Texas Death Row

Death Row News – April 20, 2018. LOCKDOWN ON TEXAS DEATH ROW!!! Every 90 days, Texas death row located on Polunsky Unit is locked down. A lock down is when movement is suspended and death row prisoners are confined to their cells. There is no recreation and prisoners are allowed to shower 3 times a … Continue reading “Lockdown on Texas Death Row”

Who are you?

TEXAS DEATH ROW NEWS                            April 6, 2018 WHO ARE YOU? « I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge That myth is more potent than history That dreams are more powerful than facts That hope always triumphs over experience That laughter is the only cure for grief And I believe that love is stronger than death” … Continue reading “Who are you?”