History in it's wholeness

        It is to our detriment when we do two things.  The first is to remove the humanness from those who went before us.  That is to say set them up as either demons or demi-gods so that when they act humanly we can then discount other good that...

Inspiration

Inspiration comes in many ways The stirring speach of a man of integrity The conviction of ideals glowing The shining of a light of what can be The lure of challenges unknown Yet it can come From being pushed into a corner From...

Sunday Soothing: Music

For as Plato said way back a long time ago and it still is true today; "Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything."  One should consider the music...

Sometimes the cure causes a greater danger.

          Originally in political contests the candidates who convinced the populace that their ideas, ideals, programs and paths were the best way to go and were elected were expected to be able to place in positions, from among those that were like...

ST: Imagination

In my imagination I can see you clearly I can hear softly Yet we've never been where I see us In fantasy warm breezes blow caressing both as nearness creates a glow within that slowly shine Out of our eyes enveloping each other...

Saying Thank you!

We all love to have someone say a sincere thank you.  When your name is attached to that thank you it says just a bit more.  Here is an example of the difference.  I know that this is an advertisement but the message in is so true none the less.  In...

Sunday Soothing: Attitude

No matter the climate what we fix our gaze upon Will influence How the last & How the next is seen within our hearts! Do we fix our thoughts on what went wrong, what hurt, who was not there? or Do we search our...

Happy feelings

When Fun is shared The Sun breaks through the clouds A child's laughter Quiet moments with loved ones A job well done Achieving something new Doing the unexpected Reading a good book Listening to good music Sun on a field...

What if - - -

         What if we had more statesmen and fewer politicians?   A statesman is one who is well versed in the arts of governing for the well being of the whole.   A politician is one who is versed in the arts of governing as engaged for...

ST: Tease

Just thinking of what is attractive and doing Melts and then excites!