Tag Archives: living

What I Am Learning

As I read the responses to the tragic assassination attempt in Arizona, one of the biggest things that I am learning is how very fragile the so-called pundits of the right-wing are.  I mean fragile in the sense that any … Continue reading

Posted in Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Sick at Heart

Six people were shot down yesterday in Tucson … on a Saturday morning when they were out and about, simply living their lives.  They are: * John M. Roll, 63, a federal district court judge. * Gabriel Zimmerman, 30, Giffords’ … Continue reading

Posted in Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

End of an Era

No, I am not taking about the Phillies, who last night lost their bid to go to a third straight World Series. Not by a mile … I am talking about Willie, our sweet black lab, who died last Sunday … Continue reading

Posted in Random Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

In the Woods

Why does the dark wind sound so different when it’s coming off of a lake?  At once closer and like it’s come from miles, decades, centuries away … from the timeless place where the wind has its beginning. Or is … Continue reading

Posted in Random Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Shocking Developments

On the Men’s World Cup front, stop reading right here if you have yesterday’s games on the DVR and still haven’t watched ’em yet.  We were able to keep the score mum here … and thoroughly enjoyed watching that upset … Continue reading

Posted in Random Thoughts, Soccer, etc. | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

And Now Another Page Has Turned

So here it is, the pristine new morning of a pristine new year.  (Wouldn’t it be nice if that particular illusion were true.)  I do find meaning in new beginnings, beginner’s mind, and such concepts … however I don’t go … Continue reading

Posted in Living Skillfully | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

An Old Year

It’s @ 4PM on New Year’s Eve afternoon.  We’ve been digging out after @ a foot of lovely soft snow here in NH.  The old year goes out awash in new snow, with more expected for tomorrow.  I’ve no particularly … Continue reading

Posted in Living Skillfully | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment