• Maturity, one discovers, has everything to do with the acceptance of ‘not knowing.
    – Mark Z. Danielewski –
    Seeing that my last post about the incredible, thought-provoking book House Of Leaves had such a […]

  • “All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.”
    Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860)
    We argue about an infinite amou […]

  • Maturity, one discovers, has everything to do with the acceptance of ‘not knowing.
    – Mark Z. Danielewski –
    I’ve been happily reading the House of Leaves (published in March 2000) for the past few months. A boo […]

  • Audio Narration by Charles DuFont

    Many amateur artists look at their artwork with a feeling of disappointment and dread..
    They torment themselves with regret because they are not yet masters creating […]

  • As an artist, I like to explore and understand every type of emotion, including the heartfelt and passionate ones. I’ve been known to listen to some very romantic songs and watch a loving film or two. I’m also not […]

  •  “Not all those who wander are lost.” J. R. R. Tolkien
    Who is Hobo Joe?
    Hobo Joe is a fictional series that will be appearing periodically on Tripoart.com

    Joe is a young guy who got kicked out of his fa […]

  • “Nothing behind me,
    Everything ahead of me,
    As is ever so On the Road”
    Jack Kerouac
    On the Road by Jack Kerouac is one of America’s most loved and cherished novels of the twentieth century. Its beautiful […]

  • @venkatvvv08 welcome to Tripoart! 😀

  • “There is no good in anything until it is finished.” Genghis Khan
    Hi friends, I created this motivational post for one of the writing groups that I’m a member of. Even though the advice was meant for wr […]

  • The other day I went out for a hike. Up towards a steep mountain edge. For some reason, I found myself in deep contemplation during the entire experience. Every step I took almost felt like I was walking through […]

  • The other night I felt inspired by love, people and relationships, and I imagined what it’s like to love someone that is very far away. We may look at their pictures online and talk on the phone, but of course, […]

  • “The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated.”
    Mahatma Gandhi

    Here’s the audio version of this post, narrated by Charles DuFont:


    I recently watched the film B […]

  • Hi friends, I wrote this poem to inspire writers, but I think the lesson here can be applied to any art form or worthy work. Enjoy!

    This is the audio version, narrated by Charles DuFont:

    When daytime t […]

  • To honor those, and the memory of 9-11, I’ve written a poem. God Bless you, :


    Here’s the audio version of this poem narrated by Charles DuFont:

    I especially remember the elevator …
    And all of those […]

  • One way that we can extend our journey abroad is by being smarter with our money and expenses. As a self-proclaimed expert on minimalism and international traveler, I am overly qualified to teach you all about […]

  • Here’s the audio version of this post, narrated by Charles DuFont:

    Many of us instinctively judge everyone and everything that we come across. When someone says something that we disagree with we […]

  • Charles DuFont posted a new activity comment 1 year, 2 months ago

    That’s beautiful! Love the colors

  • “Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.” Albert Einstein

    Hi everyone, I’ve been taking a break lately from writing my ongoing saga about the incredible wandering hobo known […]

  • “I’ve been through the desert on a horse with no name” America – 1971

    I grew up in a big Northern city surrounded by millions of people so for me visiting the desert for the first time was like taking a trip […]

  • “When I saw you I fell in love, and you smiled because you knew.” William Shakespeare

    One of the main things that everyone is looking for as a single traveler is love and companionship. But is it someth […]

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