Tag Archives: endurance

Hanging On

  As February trudges on, it is still winter here in the US. Two popular pastime this month are the Super Bowl and State of the Union.  If however neither the sport nor politic tickles you fancy, may I suggest … Continue reading

Posted in social media, sustainability, value | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Never Give Up

  Some road races award finisher-medals after the finish line. Make sense, right?  For runners who did not give up, completed the race and crossed the finish line, they are rewarded with a medal no matter what their times were. … Continue reading

Posted in awareness, inspiration, life, social | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

What Would Putin Do?

  Ukrainian military is handing Vladimir Putin, the Russian President, a beat down in recent week. Which open a window for anti-Putin factions inside Russia to voice their opposition against the Russian leader’s specialized military operation. Internationally, Western sanctions against … Continue reading

Posted in awareness, history, leadership, Politics, time management | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Trump’s Walls Are Closing In?

  Less than twenty months out of office, former president Trump has himself in a legal quagmire that few would envy. To begin, the deep pocket of the government makes it hard for average people to fight in a legal … Continue reading

Posted in awareness, history | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

It’s Not Over

  The Covid-19 pandemic is not over. In fact, it’s “no way near over” according to the World Health Organization. Despite effective vaccines and therapeutics, new case number and  hospitalization are on the rise.  So are the concerns for re-infection … Continue reading

Posted in awareness, history | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Week In Review – 22 May 2022

This week concluded in a heatwave for the Washington DC area, the earliest preview of summer in my recollection. These weather extremes have been happening elsewhere. Now it is our turn to face it. Heeding the warning of excessive heat, … Continue reading

Posted in awareness, climate change, health, history, relationship | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ukraine War Update #3 – Kharkiv

  Finland President Sauli Niinistö told Russian President Vladimir Putin today that it will seek NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) membership – the exact outcome that Putin is trying to prevent. Here is the thing: Niinistö assured Putin that this decision … Continue reading

Posted in history, Politics | Tagged , | Leave a comment

War Of Attrition

  President Biden asked US Congress for additional $33 billion Ukraine aids. Of which over $20 billion will be for weapons, ammunition, and other military aid, $8.5 billion in direct economic aid to Ukraine’s government, and additional $3 billion humanitarian … Continue reading

Posted in awareness, history, Politics, social | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Ukraine War Update #2 – Mariupol

  Vladimir Putin declares success in taking the Ukraine port city Mariupol in spite of the resistance of the Ukrainian troops that are holding out in a steel plant. Putin needs a victory in his specialized military operation. And taking … Continue reading

Posted in awareness, history, Politics | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Beyond The Ukrainian War

  Current situation in Ukraine is bad. The Russian invasion is making the country a hell on earth. Destruction of life, property, social infrastructure, and semblance of society are the brutal reality orchestrated by Russian President Vladimir Putin started three … Continue reading

Posted in awareness, blogging, Politics | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment