Monthly Archives: April 2013

Drop the Rope

“Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms—to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.” ― Viktor E. Frankl, Man’s Search for Meaning Here’s what … Continue reading

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If You Don’t Ask, You Don’t Get

“Couch surfing and crowd surfing are basically the same thing.  You’re falling into the audience and you’re trusting each other.” – Amanda Palmer, of The Dresden Dolls and Grand Theft Orchestra. I don’t know about you but I find asking … Continue reading

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Those Who Save Us

“Dad, when I’m running, it feels like my disability disappears.” – Ricky Hoyt I was organizing some drawers the other day and came across this. When I get into “cleaning-out” mode, I get serious.  The purging FEELS SO GOOD!  The … Continue reading

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What If Money Was No Object?

“It is better to have a short life that is full of what you like doing than to have a long life that is spent in a miserable way.” – Alan Watts If you didn’t have to worry about money, … Continue reading

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The Light Side

I’ve been away from this blog for a very long time. When I started, my idea was to create a structured way to prompt myself into a habit of writing.  I started with one essay a week, labored in my … Continue reading

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