11/05/2013 11:26:04 AM
Through the magic of YouTube, “Limitless“ is available for all to see and there’s no going back! Produced by Ottobock Healthcare, the story is about one person's life with limb loss and one person's life using their prosthetic products.
The film is about my life with li..
11/05/2013 08:35:07 AM
Do we really believe that the amount we spend on the memorial service of someone we've lost is a direct measure of how much we loved them? Is this not simply a matter of going along with what has happened previously?
So let us start at the beginning. Historical evidence show..
10/30/2013 00:13:53 AM
The Door is Locked,The Key? Waiting to Be Turned.
Change. We all want to change. However if we want to change simply to please someone else or to fit in to society out of our own vanity, that is a false wish for a change. I am not talking about the kind of exterior adaptation which involves switchi..
Diatribe: Didn’t Halloween Used To Be For Kids?
10/29/2013 15:33:41 PM
When I was a kid I used to look forward to Halloween almost as much as Christmas. From as far back as I can remember, my mother took my siblings and I trick-or-treating on Halloween night. In the Midwest it was usually rather chilly on Halloween night and we would bundle up beneath our s..
Ovation: The Return Of Wes Monroe’s Lost Wallet.
10/24/2013 12:07:52 PM
I’m a creature of habit. I tend to be “brand loyal”, order the same dish at the same restaurants and I always fill my car’s tank with gas from the exact same pump at the same station on my way to work. I always stop in the morning, because the station is on the ri..
Think Global, Act Local
10/23/2013 12:48:51 PM
Every personal act is always connected to the global community
Every action is like a pebble thrown into a lake. The stone not only increases the volume of the lake, albeit a tiny amount, it also sends out strong, visible ripples that quickly spread out into ever-increasing wider cir..
10/23/2013 02:42:17 AM
Yesterday, when your home was on fire and you got to save five items? That means you left a lot of stuff behind. What are the things you wish you could have taken, but had to leave behind?
I did not write yesterdays post because the only objec..
Where Did That Saying Come From?
10/21/2013 00:44:06 AM
Many common sayings originated in the middle ages. The initial meaning is often shocking and hilarious but true,
Many sayings and customs which are still common today originated in the 1500's. For example, most people got married in June because they took their yearly bath in May. They st..
Diatribe: Nincompoops Knock Over Prehistoric Boulder In Utah Park.
10/19/2013 08:12:47 AM
One spring, many years ago, we were lucky enough to time our beach vacation with a huge migration of sand dollars. We could walk out, chest deep, into the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico and feel the extremely flattened sea urchins beneath our feet. With enough practice we learned how ..
Ode to an Orchard Playground
10/18/2013 21:40:10 PM
A place from your past or childhood, one that you’re fond of, is destroyed. Write it a memorial.
i stand on hot concrete
staring at a large edifice of
glass like steel and
steel like glass.
yet I do not see this
reflected in the mirror like steel
i see a cluster of
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