Bat Masterson! Fred Astaire! Both were debonair dudes with canes I remember fondly from my (black and white) TV-watching youth. Fred’s movies were often featured on those ubiquitous “Classic Movie…Blog It's A Different World When You Walk With A C 2 Likes
Looking back at the entire semester I am very happy that I chose to take English 361 as a class. When I was going through the process of choosing my classes last winter, I was required to take an…Blog Semester Reflection 2 Likes
Spring is just around the corner and what better way to celebrate than with bad poetry?
You won't be required to write bad poetry but if you do and get criticized you can just say…Blog Open Call : Spring Haiku 6 Likes Soul Sisters on Relationships
There was a time when there was a message in the music we heard....The powerful poetry of the lyrics resonate to the point of eliciting a visceral response...
The songs selected here are…Blog Soul Sisters on Relationships 4 Likes
You know how every time you go to a different doctor – whether it be for a consultation or a test – the first thing you get is a clipboard full of forms to fill out? God, I hate that. …Blog My Day With the Neurologist 9 Likes But I'm drifting!
I was born on the 19…Blog But I'm drifting! 5 Likes Follow the Yellow Brick Road!
I woke up this morning from a frantic dream and with clear instructions: Follow the yellow brick road.
Since there are none in Fort Collins, I'm assuming I'm being pointed on a metaphorical…Blog Follow the Yellow Brick Road! 5 Likes A Simple Act of Kindness
Yesterday, My daughter and I were having lunch when an elderly gentleman sat at the table next to us. His cane fell to the floor and I picked it up for him, placing it gingerly on the back of…Blog A Simple Act of Kindness 4 Likes Hellhound On My Trail
The symposium went on for two days like usual. Much too long for what was becoming the tired topic of social media and blogging. There was lots of handshaking, too much drinking by the…Blog Hellhound On My Trail 12 Likes As the Mask Slips Away Blog As the Mask Slips Away 3 Likes Crystal Pier Fear Blog Crystal Pier Fear 3 Likes
My son just made a comment that caught my attention. He has a friend in his twenties that actually blogs! He found that interesting because blogging in an "old people's"…Blog Avoiding Direct Human Contact 7 Likes More about Changing Yourself
The leader of my Toastmaster’s group characterizes the club as “a comfortable place to try uncomfortable things.”
That idea of establishing a comfortable place is…Blog More about Changing Yourself 4 Likes
If the world should end this Friday
And we all go up in smoke
None of what we “care” about will matter anymore.
The piper we are all destined to pay will stand with…Blog If the World Should End on Friday 15 Likes Hide And Seek: When Inmates Misplace Their I Blog Hide And Seek: When Inmates Misplace Their I 4 Likes Maintaining Focus
One point which is both very difficult and very important is not to think too far ahead.
In her book Nadia Comaneci said that when she was growing up and training for the…Blog Maintaining Focus 1 Like Anniversary of new Synagoge in Freiburg (tran
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Being a writer is dangerous. That’s the impression I got from Papa. He didn’t like the idea that I wanted to be a writer. He…Blog Life's tough choices 7 Likes