"Jim, do you think we're getting close," Margaret asks, casting her eyes to her sleeping slumped…Continue
As the giddiness from Francis' visit wears off over the next few days, consider these appraisals of the man and what he is doing.
Eugenio Scalfari, in…Continue
Donna lies on her ''deathbed''---a puffy new recliner we bought for her return from the hospital---with a puke tub on her tummy, mouth agape, in a morphine fuelled sleep. She had various aches and pains this morning that would not go away with half doses of morphine ---Donna calls it ''medicine''---or lydocain patch.
Home is the place where, when you have to go there,
They have to take you in. Robert Frost…
National Day of Encouragement is observed annually on September 12. This day is dedicated to uplifting…Continue
If like me you don’t work, you probably are in no mood to bring undue attention to this fact , and thus will not be overly whooping it up this Labor Day. “Here’s to all the people who go out every day and put in an honest day’s work’’ may not slip comfortably out of your lips, and even if it does , it may frankly not sound that good to people who…Continue
I met a man who had a dream he'd had since he was twenty
I met that man when he was eighty-one He said too many
folks just stand and wait until the mornin',
Don't they know tomorrow never comes
And he would feel a new tomorrow coming on
And when he'd smile his eyes would twinkle up in…
Artificial intelligence (AI) is the intelligence exhibited by machines or software. It is also the name of the academic field of study which studies how to create computers and computer software that are capable of…Continue
texttalk is taking over we all text we all know how to read text and make allowances for it.
a text comes in and immediacy is the arena of being in which it is experienced, it calls out to be answered…Continue
One look at Margaret told me she should always be with me, and that settled down a lot of my mental health problems tremendously I gotta say.
Until I got stuck at the role of dude living with mom...I yearned for true parental authority but was afraid to claim it . I didn't want to startle the kids...I love them all but they are VERY fragile it seems to my 48 yr old…Continue
a question in yr nerves is lit
yet you know there is no answer fit
to satisfy you insure you not to quit…Continue
Now that I have a family that I would happily die for, anytime, no hesitation you say the word and I will gladly give my life for your continued existence, it is just that damn precious to me...Now that I have this, I was saying, I think of my pal Cliff who was a fellow manic depressive.
He became a Mormon. Former stoner turned man of…Continue
Trust yourself to do the things that only you know best
Trust yourself to do what’s right and not be…
The great philosopher, self admitted smartes t man in the world, X, has left another fragment.
God as creator…Continue
I realized recently a thing which has changed my outlook. We were stalled in a mcdonalds take through line
I was listening to Dylan on my phone and looked into the drive…Continue
I I have always considered myself to have lived a long time in a very short while. Either that, or a very short time in a long while . Either way, it hasn't always been fun,.
Now that I have a family, the days are pretty much unpredictable because families get up to the most unexpected things, like making spontaneous plans a week or…Continue
My parents would have celebrated their 68th anniversary yesterday at ages 93 and 88. We got the results of Donna's cancer biopsy of her breast that day. A cancer .
My mom survive d it i told her .I didnt mention she succumbed to…Continue
My racism is of the kind where it essentially is a jealousy of a whole race due to an losing face to a black person perhaps pre puberty. Perhaps in egoic stage.. Two different kinds of racism. I am the hard core kind. I hate black s. They show me daily what I could be.
But look, if we don't do something about racism it will quickly…Continue