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
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
Toad the Wet Sprocket. Music from the 1990s, classified as Alternative Rock, and Grunge. I’m listening to it again and it’s speaking to me
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.
At the Gates of Tombs by Carl Sandburg Civilizations are set up and knocked down the same as pins in a bowling alley. Civilizations
I am continuing my reading of “Abraham Lincoln: The Prarie Years, The War Years” by Carl Sandburg. I’ve decided to share some of the content
It is the end of the Summer. I’ve been doing end of the Summer stuff. I don’t feel like talking about writing but, I will
Music can be a powerful mood changer. I’m all for listening to something that makes you feel good, or better, makes you turn that frown
There is still good in the world. There is still beauty. TS
This isn’t what I was going to write about today. I was going to write about dreams, about thinking positive, being happy, and dreaming bigger.
I am off twitter once and for all and for good. (Only took how many tries?) They just changed their format anyway and, I wasn’t
“There is something about yourself that you don’t know. Something that you will deny even exists until it’s too late to do anything about it.
Here’s a quote from the book “Illusions”, by Richard Bach… “In the path of our happiness shall we find the learning for which we have
Anyone else here a book-a-holic? Show of hands? First of all, I was going to quit all this and I didn’t and I said I
BOC is one of my favorite bands. I wouldn’t know where to begin to tell of the impact and influence this music has had on
Here’s a great write up/interview of author Danielle Steel at Glamour mag. How has Steel written 179 books? She writes/works twenty to twenty-two hours a
The people I’ve loved the most are those so confidently at ease with themselves, that they put others at ease. If there’s a guy railing
The Keeper A slow and steady flame, Does burn inside this heart, Though with it knowledge came, To rip my soul apart. Of the
The rain has been seemingly incessant. It was ingrained in me throughout my youth not to be a “complainer.” However, seeing as how I am
Because, throughout the world, the needs, and wants, of the people in the towns and the suburbs, are not the same as those of the
It’s Me, Pearl. An Ode to Janis Joplin It’s never me, it’s you, except that it’s always me, it has never not been me, it
The other day someone shared this great quote from Freddie Mercury that really spoke to me. I’ve found several versions of the quote.
An Ode to the Hollow April 2013 We were both So much more beautiful when we were younger. Which begs the question, of what