Monthly Archives: February 2012

Grown-Ups Never Understand

This could be fiction that is actually true or truth that is really fiction. Or this could be a combination of both. Fact, fantasy or imaginary and in what parts does not matter for anyone the words fit, a little … Continue reading

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Love is the Immortal Flow

Do you like movies?  Do you like love stories?  My answer to both is “very much” and today I want to express my gratitude for them.  While I understand fully from an intellectual point of view that movies are only simulations … Continue reading

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Rather Be a Has-Been

My life is blessed with a handful of close friends who feel deeply and express their feelings openly.  It is an honor to share my life with them.  I never know when one of them will pass along a thought that … Continue reading

Posted in Knowledge, Life, Self Awareness, Wisdom

Given Enough Time, Everything is OK.

“When was the last time you dared to do something far outside your comfort zone?” It pleases me to think of myself as one who pushes forward and often outside the realm of ease and security.  Yet, stepping back and … Continue reading

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What is Most Precious

Right Now – -somebody is very proud of you. -somebody is thinking of you. -somebody is caring about you. -somebody misses you. -somebody wants to talk to you. -somebody wants to be with you. -somebody hopes you aren’t in trouble. … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Friends, Love, People

Just As It Comes

If I don’t hurry, I am going to be late!  Scurrying around when feeling like I might be causes a disheveled feeling as I project myself into the minutes ahead without thought to the moment.  Such was a time yesterday. I … Continue reading

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When Did I Become an Adult?

 I certainly have the responsibilities of an adult BUT “when did I become one”? There was no one hanging around graduation who came up and handed me a small box saying “here’s all the secret knowledge about living that will … Continue reading

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A Music Bath Once or Twice a Week

Sold out show. Ear plugs very necessary. Lots of twenty-something’s. Piercing and tats on parade. Loud, very loud and even louder. Some probably not more than 15. More girls and women than boys and men. Well over a thousand people … Continue reading

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Being Aware that Fire Can Burn

Driving down the freeway the other day I noticed a big store I planned to visit on the weekend, but then was conscious of nothing else for another five miles.  A short while later slowing down to make my exit I wondered … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Life, Self Awareness

Once Upon a Time This Never Happened

A story told to myself…. I did not see her coming. There was no way to anticipate how my life was about to change. It’s challenging for a depressed man feeling sorry for himself to see much of anything outside … Continue reading

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