We have met the enemy

And to quote 'Pogo', "he is us!"            I feel that one of the fundamental inner needs of man is to be connected to others.  Hence we have the absurdity of the teen years where every one tries to be like every one else to be part of the "in"...

Day 7 of Thanksgiving Challenge

Day 7: Find 5 ways that you were able to bless another This one is particularly difficult as it can sound like tooting my own horn and that is something that makes me profoundly uncomfortable.  But if you think about it usually comes about that it...

Scribbles & Bits 70: A Feast

There was no clarion call But word went out And seekers came from far and wide Some with great need Some with overflowing hearts needing surcease Some with curiousity Others wanting to sell Some on a soap box Or with stories...

Standing up for a "brother"

Snag that box of Kleenex, NOW! Team member means brother! Now this stands up against ignorant bullying!

Day 1 of Thanksgiving Challenge

Day 1: Find 5 things you learned I think I'll start off with one of the more uncomfortable things that I've learned. 1. I've learned that disagreement enhances your understanding. How? Well if one does not succumb to "name-calling" one is...

Political funding

I have come across a law that exists in several states that seems to have had some success with campaign finance and influence buying.   Simply put it is illegal for any sitting official to fundraise while the government is in session.   That...