Some of your hurts you have cured, and the sharpest you still have survived, but what torments of grief you’ve endured, from evils which never
I am home from a mini-vacation of three days at the beach. We took a trip to celebrate twenty years of marriage, and my birthday
November. It looks like we made it. Thank God. Since August, I’ve been to the doctor or the lab or the radiologist no less than
Well, as yet, you still can, but legislation has been introduced in Massachusetts by Democrat Dan Hunt to ban the derogatory use of the word
You know when you’re stressed and you can’t quite talk about whatever all your stressed about right in the moment of it? Well, I
I live in California. I was born in California during a time when being a first-generation Californian was still something of a thing, even if
The first day of fall has arrived, the Autumnal Equinox. I am three years sober, sans alcohol, as of today. But not only that, I
I was looking at some photos from a few years ago for a post I’m thinking about and a couple of things caught my attention.
We barely broke eighty degrees here today. There are still some ninety-degree temperatures predicted into the middle of the month, but today Summer officially began
Here we are, can you believe it, going into September. Where does the time go? I’m still reading Carl Sandburg’s big book of Abraham Lincoln.
I’ve re-started a Tumblr page, and I’ve created a companion page to this page. The goal is, to keep what is good, to focus on
Big ideas. I’m having a Quantum Leap kind of day. Hypothesizing some things. Suspend your disbelief for a moment and imagine you can see the
The Keeper A slow and steady flame, Does burn inside this heart, Though with it knowledge came, To rip my soul apart. Of the
I’ve long wanted to visit Paris. Some years ago I began having dreams about the city. The dreams subsided but my interest in visiting did
I’ve been exceptionally busy lately with no end to that in sight. I haven’t done any writing or editing in at least a week. So
One of the most wonderful things within the many fine and good examples that Bruce Lee left us with, is his example of inclusiveness.
I’ve worked hard the last couple of years to get some books published, I’m thinking of them as there were “the first five,” and now
If you’ve got the tiger by the tail, then doesn’t the tiger have you as well? I thought something was hanging onto me, that I
Grunge is the music that my generation created, whether the label of “grunge” is one that was met with approval or acceptance or not. Passionately
Each moment that I live and breathe, I believe, Yes, I believe, In caterpillars and butterflies, In thunderstorms and clear blue skies, I believe in
Unlimited You know what a woman wants? A badass son of a bitch who can make the trip and still treat her like the most
“I love music, any kind of music, any kind of music.” That’s not completely true, there are some things that get on my nerves