In a different time, in a different era, the world still sought out peace. No one had the answers then and no one has the answers now. 54 years ago a nation decided they might have found a way to deal with the problems that were plaguing them. At least for the time being, at… Continue reading History repeats (and repeats and repeats)
(also read this on this occasion). They say you’ve reached the main location of promise. Of discovery. Of eternal bliss. It’s the place between forgiveness and dissent. No country is really there yet but we can hope to get there sometime soon. We can dream that we have achieved greatness by ignoring the needs of… Continue reading On failing to live out a surmountable goal
The last month of the year has arrived and that makes me feel both apprehensive and excited. But, isn’t everyone excited to begin a new slate? Most are, to others its just another day. To those people I say, come on guys get motivated! Be goal reachers, not just goal setters! I hope you’re not… Continue reading Highlights 2016
Onto to another post then. It was recently when I realized that I’m turning into one of those people that spends all their time in traffic. I don’t want to be those people, I just want to be the person that has a job that is not more than a 25 minute drive, has a… Continue reading Making dull plans that stick
Hello world! I like thinking that people are good. And somehow finding things that remind me that they are good. Now, sure there are plenty more bad stories in the news than there are good, but just try to weed out the good and you’ll find a gem somewhere. No really, I’m not just talking… Continue reading On seeking the good news
It’s easy for me to say that you can do whatever you want when I don’t know you at all. That’s a weird way to start a post. Hello, how are you? Do you have any idea what it’s like to live in the U.S. this year with all the nonsensical political discourse going on?… Continue reading On following the news cycle
The news is easy to follow if you have internet or Twitter and even easier if you have an interest in the matter. My favorite story in the last week or so was that of a young girl covering her local news and she even broke the news of a homicide (go her!). Go… Continue reading What news can you tell?