Diversity in America

“Non-cooperation with evil is a sacred duty.”  ~Mahatma Gandhi “The most dangerous person is the one who listens, thinks and observes.” ~Unknown “The reason ‘X’ happened is because of white privilege.” “‘Y’ happened to JQ Citizen because they’re a ____(fill in the blank with some negative “ist” word)”. “All white people should be deported.” “Display ‘X’… Continue reading Diversity in America

A Friend in Need

“A Friend In Need Is A Friend Indeed” ~ Unknown Many of my loyal readers know I like to give credit to the author of the quotes that I use. Sometimes that’s not always possible no matter how much I scour the Web or how many ways I put the question into the search engine.… Continue reading A Friend in Need

The Circus

“You can get the monkey off your back, but the circus never leaves town.” ~Anne Lamott I’m sure there may be at least a handful of you who’ve heard this saying. Or perhaps you’ve heard someone say, “I’ve got a monkey on my back”. For those who don’t know, it refers to a problem or… Continue reading The Circus

Beauty Within

“Beauty isn’t about having a pretty face. It is about having a pretty mind, a pretty heart, and most importantly a beautiful soul.” ~Anonymous Ah beauty within… I’m sure we all know and maybe felt the pressure to have the perfect body, the best clothes, prettiest face and hair, yadda, yadda, etc and so on.… Continue reading Beauty Within

Unresolved Issues

Written November 11, 2015(edited 2017) What is an unresolved issue? “The word unresolved may describe an argument that has not been solved, a question that remains unanswered, or a decision that not been made. The word unresolved is used for a situation that lacks a resolution, or ending. It can also describe unaddressed emotions, such… Continue reading Unresolved Issues

Social Media

“I don’t get all that social media stuff. I’ve always got other things I want to to like odd jobs around the house. No one wants to hear about that.” ~ Karl Pilkington “…if your real friends online say or do something, it affects you. But if your online acquaintances online say or do something,… Continue reading Social Media

Relationships

Written August 23, 2016(edited 2017) Ask yourself this. Do you love who you are with? Friends, family, spouse or significant other? You know, your various circles of people. I’m not talking about just having a rough day and one person sniping at the other or you’re all out fighting with someone in your life. I’m… Continue reading Relationships