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Just for Laughs
Tuesday, July 10, 2018      17 comments

A whole new definition of a sheep dog. ... Read more
A eulogy for World War II heroes who fell at Iwo Jima
Monday, May 28, 2018      15 comments

I read this eulogy many years ago and it touched me deeply. Today Memorial Day 2018, I offer it in remembrance of all those who serve and paid the ultimate price for their country. Here lie men who loved America because their ancestors gen... Read more
"Memorial Day" exerpts for Robert O'Neil's Op Ed
Sunday, May 27, 2018      12 comments

Memorial Day is a time for reflection, pause, remembrance and thanksgiving for patriots who gave up their own lives to protect the lives and freedom of us all – including the freedom of generations long gone and generations yet unborn. We owe th... Read more
Sunday Quote
Sunday, May 20, 2018      12 comments

"Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our heart matures and our love becomes as coals, deep burning and unquenchable." ... Read more
Growing up is hard to do!
Thursday, March 22, 2018      38 comments

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It’s Okay To Be Different from "Living with Confidenace Blog"
Sunday, December 31, 2017      24 comments

Don’t worry about being misunderstood. You’ll always be misunderstood by someone. Especially when you follow your heart instead of the crowd. One of the lessons of history is that following your heart can invite persecution from those who are... Read more
A Poem
Wednesday, December 27, 2017      12 comments

I received this poem from newsletter. It’s moved me in a way I cannot quiet describe. So, I thought to share it with you. EACH NIGHT A CHILD IS BORN IS A HOLY NIGHT For so the children come And so they have been coming. Alway... Read more
The sky is falling, the sky is falling!!!!!!
Friday, December 08, 2017      20 comments

No, it's just snow . . . . in Houston, Texas ... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Dear Santa, It’s a long story . . ..
Sunday, December 03, 2017      50 comments

Dear Santa, It’s a long story . . .. As you know every year I do my best to stay on your nice list and avoid the naughty list. But this year I had a few problems that I think need a little explanation. As you’ll see Santa, I’ve been a ... Read more
Photos from my morning treks
Friday, November 24, 2017      20 comments

I walk/jog in the early morning hours at least 3 days a week. I'm fortunate to have a nice trail that leads into a small park near my neighborhood. Additionally, I'm equally blessed to meet some of the local wildlife along the path. Occasiona... Read more
No Excuses
Monday, November 06, 2017      20 comments

Building strong habits - I always been active with a few exceptions. However, some of the activities I participated in my youth may have contributed to physical issues today. Namely, shoulder and knee problems. Nevertheless, I endure. It's f... Read more
Revisiting my goals
Saturday, September 16, 2017      22 comments

It's time to revisit my health and wellness goals. Manage emotional and impulsive eating Maintain my weight between 194 and 187 pounds Currently I'm at 193 Walk/jog 3 to 5 miles at least 3 times per week Reduce consumption of red... Read more
It over for us but
Wednesday, August 30, 2017      20 comments

Sunshine!! This is the first day of sunshine since Friday. The rains have ceases; however, many are not out of danger yet. Flooding is still prevalent as water drains the rivers and bayous. Thousand of people remain in shelters and evacuati... Read more
Storm update
Monday, August 28, 2017      26 comments

Fourth day of the storm and there not much to be funny about. While we're still ok relative to the flooding, other neighborhoods near us are being evacuated. My sister and a niece have been flooded. My daughter who lives about 6 miles from us ha... Read more
I don’t write a blog very often, but when I do . . . . .
Thursday, August 03, 2017      31 comments

It is a rigmarole! I don’t write blogs very often because it’s so difficult to get the five voices in my head to agree to work in unison. While I got three to agree, one is asleep, another want to discuss Albert Camus and existentialism, and t... Read more

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