"Poirot," I said. "I have been thinking." "An admirable exercise my friend. Continue it." - Agatha Christie, Peril at End House I've been told that I think too much. I've also been told that if I stop thinking so much, and all my problems would go away. If it were only that easy! As the saying goes … Continue reading She Be Thinking….
“I was a little excited but mostly blorft. "Blorft" is an adjective I just made up that means 'Completely overwhelmed but proceeding as if everything is fine and reacting to the stress with the torpor of a possum.' I have been blorft every day for [a long time].” ― Tina Fey, Bossypants Blorft. What a … Continue reading Blorft And Other Things
“Instructions for living a life. Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it.” ~ Mary Oliver ( Note: In order to protect my daughter's privacy, and of those involved in the incident, I will share only what I believe I can) A few years ago I worked for an amazing company called RL Solutions. I really … Continue reading Hospitals and Lessons Learned
“Realize deeply that the present moment is all you have. Make the NOW the primary focus of your life.” ― Eckhart Tolle Where are you right now? Me? Right now, I'm in my pj's, sitting in my computer room. I just finished my bowl of cereal, I'm sipping on my coffee and trying to get my … Continue reading Right Now I Am HERE
"You know how it is when you go to be the subject of a psychology experiment, and nobody else shows up, and you think maybe that's part of the experiment? I'm like that all the time." - Steven Wright I’d like you to try something amazing that I just discovered. Actually, I didn’t “just” discover … Continue reading An Experiment
"Guard well your spare moments. They are like uncut diamonds. Discard them and their value will never be known. Improve them and they will become the brightest gems in a useful life." — Ralph Waldo Emerson I know that I am strong. There is no doubt about it. To go through what life has handed … Continue reading Alone With Solitude
“You must learn to let go. Release the stress. You were never in control anyway.” ― Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free I have been on a writing hiatus for the last while, though my mind has been cranking, trying to make sense of all sorts of things that are going on … Continue reading Out Of Control With Control