Cast. Current. Hubris. Greed. Arrogance. Disaster. Heroism. Dramatic. Compelling. Yes.
Sad. Interesting. Family. Drive. Perfection. Obsession. Talent. Gifts. Destruction. Yes.
Disappointing. Unfulfilled. Cast. Rushed. Score. Kinetic. Locations. Virus. Potential. No.
Love. Compassion. Hope. Humanness. Birds. Life. Art. Happiness. Soul. Yes.
Fascinating. Workings. Inside. Viewpoints. Access. Personal. Candidates. Documentary. Pace. Yes.
Here it is, just what you’ve been waiting for, the second installment of Olympics Commentary, done our way. Enjoy! Speed Skating – Men’s 1000 Shmeegle wins! No he didn’t, he came in third. No, he was first. No he wasn’t. Yes. Oh, time correction, he’s second. He had been first. That’s what I said. Oh,Continue reading “Olympics Commentary, Our Way (Part 2)”
I’m actually sitting here at a loss for words. Shocking. Yesterday I was jumping up and down, crying, pumping my fists in the air, and trying to mouth the words, “it passed!” to K who was on the phone in a meeting for work. It was a comedy of sorts. She involved in her meeting,Continue reading “Love”
I’ve been to 5 of the top 25 cities in the world and all but one of the top 5 U.S. cities on this list. Looks like I need to put my travel pants on! The world’s best cities are … – CNN.com.
Today the Supreme Court ruled DOMA, the Defense of Marriage Act, is unconstitutional. Love wins. The liberty protected by the Fifth Amendment’s Due Process Clause contains within it the prohibition against denying to any person the equal protection of the laws. […] While the Fifth Amendment itself withdraws from Government the power to degrade orContinue reading “A Win For Love”
Everyone knows how much I love Karen. At least they should given the fact I plaster it all over Facebook and nearly all of my many blogs. I do. I love her. She is life and breath and hope and happiness and joy and light and peace. And those things, my friends, do not evenContinue reading “Someday Soon…”
This is an amazing story about beauty, perception, art, and what we see, or don’t see, as we go about our daily lives. Do you stop and notice, enjoy, live in the moment with something beautiful or do you walk past without a glance, without a thought for what’s happening right in front of you.Continue reading “To See or Not to See”
This is sort of a non-post post. Which suddenly just made me think of post toasties. Wasn’t that a cereal once? Or possibly still? But, I digress. Here’s the deal. Most of you who know me know I’m a bonafide geek. Very nerdy, in a cool flip flops and t-shirts tokenhippygirl kinda way. I loveContinue reading “Testing The Twitter Link”
My feeling of hope, good, and that something magical just happened have not diminished in the days since the inauguration. In that vein I’d like to post here a couple of e-mails I, and the rest of my family, received from one of my uncles, and then a response written back to him by oneContinue reading “The Family Think Tank”
It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day, it’s a new life for me… and I’m feelin’ good, to once again quote Nina. I woke up this morning changed, the world around me changed as well. It’s almost as if my eyes see more clearly, my heart beats more deeply, my mind is more open. Continue reading “It’s a New Dawn, It’s a New Day”
READINGTON, N.J. – Organizers think they’ve found the secret to good weather for this weekend’s Quick Chek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning — a virgin. According to an imported superstition, good weather can be assured through a ceremony involving a virgin, some knives and fresh, whole onions and peppers. And, no, Victoria Brumfield won’t beContinue reading “The Key To Good Weather”
As I discussed earlier in these pages, there was a voting process going on to determine what the New 7 Wonders of the world would be. By clicking on the link, you’ll be whisked off to discover just what those wonders are.
I saw this article the other day and had to share. It made me laugh, and there are moments when that’s all a person needs out of life… Naked man in high heels shuts down McMinnville building03:18 PM PDT on Thursday, April 26, 2007Associated Press McMINNVILLE, Ore. (AP) — A man wearing nothing but women’sContinue reading “The Truth Really IS Stranger Than Fiction”
Wow… Earlier today I watched the convocation at Virginia Tech. I cried the whole way through. I sat in disbelief and can’t put the emotions I was feeling, and am still feeling, into words. There is no understanding something like this. There can’t be. There’s no common frame of reference to help in trying toContinue reading “Nikkie Giovanni Speaks”
Diver in Australia survives shark attack12 minutes agoA diver escaped a 10-foot shark’s attack by poking the animal in its eye after it had already chomped on his head once and was preparing for another bite, witnesses and officials said Tuesday. Eric Nerhus, 41, was flown to a hospital with serious injuries to his head,Continue reading “A Poke in the Eye”