Category Archives: inspiration

The Natural Order

  Ever wonder about how you fit in the big scheme of things?  Like the coronavirus pandemic that is plaguing us, what can we do about it?  Or more specifically what can you,  me, or anyone do? What’s your role … Continue reading

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Reblog: “Hope is a choice” 

Every time I read the news, I couldn’t help but get a little depressed. As Krista Tippett, host of the NPR’s On-Being, pointed out that “Journalism, the way it came down to us from the 20th century, is absolutely focused, … Continue reading

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America Is Sick

  This past weekend was one of the more subdued Fourth of July holidays I can remember.  A few firecrackers here and there marked the occasion. Most folks I know opted to stay in than venturing out to face the … Continue reading

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Happy Fourth of July?

  Not according to the Yahoo News/YouGov poll today. A pessimistic mood prevails across the country (62%) as we heading into the holiday. Opinions are trending worse:  65% says the COVID-19 is getting worse. 64% on race relation, 61% on … Continue reading

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Me, Myself, and I

  The different roles we play in life illuminate parts of our true self.  Be it professional, parental, or personal.  Yes, one would hope some similarities or overlaps among the roles exist.  But by and large, it is the differences … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 14 Jun 2020

Adversity seems an appropriate word to describe the time we are facing – pandemic, social unrest, and economic downturn.  It affects us all. Be it a social movement like the George Floyd Protest or simply a grocery store run. But … Continue reading

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“To the Class of 2020”

  Summer is here.  Although the solstice on the calendar says it’s still 11 days away (on 20 June).  My 83 degree (Fahrenheit) 5 mile run this morning says I need to get up earlier to take advantage of the … Continue reading

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Stand Up To Tyranny

  When Mr. Trump threatens to use military actions against peaceful protesters, I am relieved to hear Mark Esper, Secretary of Defense, dissenting from the president. Esper understands the difference between following an order and following his conscience. Unlike Trump, … Continue reading

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Confronting Scofflaw – A Good News

  Scofflaw is a term for a person who flout or violate the law. Certainly there are a varying degrees of scofflaw.  Speeding and parking meter violation are examples lessor infractions than say robbing a bank. Here s a real … Continue reading

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Meaning Of Life – Decoded

  You reap what you sow. Meaning in life depends on what individuals do.  Specifically, the consequences resulted from one’s actions over time. So when pondering on the meaning of life, good to examine one’s actions. Because: Sow a thought, … Continue reading

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