Monthly Archives: November 2011

If God Had a Home on Earth

If God had a home on Earth, where would His/Her home be?  Traditional belief holds the all-powerful force can be everywhere at once and at any moment within any person who welcomes the presence.  So my question is rhetorical, yet … Continue reading

Posted in Environment, Life, Self Awareness, Spirituality

The Two I’s

I can’t believe I said that.  I can’t believe I did that.  I can’t believe I let that happen.  I can’t believe I did not see that coming.  I can’t believe I got fooled again.  I, I, I, I…   … Continue reading

Posted in Knowledge, Self Awareness

The Most Radiant Pages

There is not enough kindness in the world and far too much of the opposite.  I can’t imagine anyone disagreeing with that statement.  In everyday life most people (including me until about ten years ago) are so blinded by where … Continue reading

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No Priviledged Access to Reality

Quite by accident last night on my hotel room TV I stumbled onto an episode of “Nature” on PBS that grabbed my attention.  In it naturalist Joe Hutto became “mother” to a flock of wild turkeys and lived with them … Continue reading

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The Five Love Languages

At times I had told others “I am my own lab rat”.  Such a strange statement has a fairly simple meaning; I experiment and try things on myself in a quest to improve and grow.  From self-hypnosis (which I got decent … Continue reading

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Shouting From the Rooftops

Yesterday was for the most part was uneventful.  It was a busy one when I was up early for a business trip and spent a good part of Monday dealing with travel and waiting for a delayed flight. Traffic on the drive to the … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Love

Shelter from the Storm

For the majority of my days there was a storm going on inside me.  I assumed that state of being was how life was for everyone and came to accept the uncertainty, questioning, doubting, worrying and yearning.  These thoughts and … Continue reading

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Once Upon a Time in the Hills of Alabama

An old book of rhymes I bought for two dollars by a forgotten local Tulsa poet stirred some distant memories as I thumbed through the pages this morning. He wrote of things before my time I often could not relate … Continue reading

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Soldier’s Prayer

My intent it not to honor war or the politics that often fester their eruption.  My purpose here is not to talk of what is right to do about foreign tyrants or those that carry out evil against their countrymen. … Continue reading

Posted in Country, People

Gratitude: The Cure for Dissatisfaction

Why are so many of us unhappy? Why are mental health problems growing so rapidly? According to the Surgeon General 1 in 5 American adults AND children are affected by a mental disorder during each year! WHY?!?! The following comes … Continue reading

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