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Archive for the ‘brave’ Category

All Lives Matter

June 16, 2020

I am sure that many people have been watching the news lately and that one of the highest impact topics has been about our, the United States’, history of racial practices (that’s such an insufficient word: practices). For many of my years, I have been aware of how non-white people have been poorly treated in […]

Pretty – Ugly

June 1, 2020

Please be sure to read this from the Top Down AND from the Bottom Up. I’m very uglySo don’t try to convince me thatI am a very beautiful personBecause at the end of the dayI hate myself in every single wayAnd I’m not going to lie to myself by sayingThere is beauty inside of me […]

Shut in Thoughts

May 23, 2020

Another one found in e-Mail: Fw: Shut-In- Thoughts – I’m having a quarantine party this weekend! None of you are invited. – We are just two to three weeks away from learning everyone’s real hair color. – All these people are worrying about a baby boom in the next nine months. Two days of homeschooling […]

God Bless America Original

April 16, 2020

Got in email: Frank Sinatra considered Kate Smith the best singer of her time, and said that when he and a million other guys first heard her sing “God Bless America” on the radio, they all pretended to have dust in their eyes as they wiped away a tear or two. Here are the facts: […]

Regrets

March 13, 2020

“Regrets, I’ve had a fewbut then, again, too few to mention” How many times and from how many people have you heard these regrets: I wish I hadn’t worked so much I wish I’d had the courage to express my feelings I wish I had stayed in touch with my friends I wish I had […]

Thank You, Mr. Prager

May 10, 2019

We watched high school principal Dennis Prager of Colorado, along with Sara Palin and Tom Brokaw on TV a couple of weeks ago….what a dynamic, down to earth speaker. A Speech Every American High School Principal Should Give. By Dennis Prager. To the students and faculty of our high school: I am your new principal […]

Are we still Free?

April 25, 2019

Have we become TOO Politically Correct or TOO Corrected Politically? Do the citizens of the United States have the right to choose their own destiny OR have we become Victims of our fear of confrontation? I remember a time when the United States was a proud nation with family origins from almost everywhere in the […]

Sixty is the New Twenty

March 5, 2019

For my Sixtieth Birthday (I am a little older now), Kevin gave me a CD that he burned himself with music that I liked when I first heard it and play it still. Check out some of these songs and lyrics and see if you like them also: Mr. Blue Sky – Electric Light Orchestra […]

The Magic of Communication

January 14, 2019

I get an idea about something to say. My mind translates that idea into words and I think about how or whether I am going to share this idea with anyone else. Usually, I start to formulate how I am going to express my idea to another and, if and when the right chance arises, […]

Jesus’ Younger Brother

November 14, 2018

What if Jesus had a younger brother? Would Jesus have had to baby sit him when Peter, or was it Joseph, and Mary went out to shop or for dinner? What kind of role model might Jesus have been and how would he influence this younger brother? Some one asked me, today, if I would […]