It’s New Year’s Eve. Resolutions are certainly on many of our minds. A good many of us make them with varying results. New Year’s Resolutions are such a tradition that I’m not even sure how seriously we take them. Resolutions, Then & Now Nevertheless, according to a study by the University of Scranton/Psychology Department here are […]
I believe most of us want to make a difference in this world in some way or another. Some work hard to pave a path that will ensure they’re remembered for their good deeds. Most of us plow through life trying to create a good life for ourselves, our families and anyone close to us. […]
Life will often offer up so many opportunities in some of the most unexpected ways. These opportunities are often accompanied with life lessons that we will carry with us for a lifetime. The story I am about to tell is one of these about how we shouldn’t judge a book by its cover. So here […]
What is a Pretend Listener? Let me explain. It happens to all of us at some point in time. Our significant other asks a question. We answer only to realize they haven’t listened to a word we’ve just said. Such an act is utterly frustrating and hurtful. Yet it’s really hard to throw stones because […]
Do you have a fetish or a strong affinity for something? Of course you do. Mine happens to be horses. My story is called (a play on words) “Horse Tail” and what has happened to that affinity throughout the years. (Jeri, this is for you. I hope my “horse tail” makes you smile.) My Horse Tail Do […]
“We Shall See” is a phrase I hear myself, and others, say quite often. Have you ever wondered what it really means? I believe it all depends on the context at the time this phrase is evoked. I find that when I use that phrase it’s because I’m impatient about something and want things to move a little (or a lot) faster than it is at that moment.