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This one just about says it all.

Friday, October 02, 2015      4 comments

"If I could take a bite out of the whole world And feel it on my palate I'd be more happy for a minute or so... But I don't always want to be Unhappy to be natural... Not every day is sunny. When there's been no rain for a while,... Read more

Read this quote today.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015      5 comments

"Food is an important part of a balanced diet." Fran Liebowitz... Read more

Happiness and Meaning

Tuesday, September 29, 2015      7 comments

"Although we might think that happiness--or the pursuit of it--will make us feel better about ourselves and our lives, research indicates that it's actually finding greater meaning in our lives that, at the end of the day--or our lives--is more ... Read more

Nice fall day.

Sunday, September 27, 2015      10 comments

My wife and I really don't get out much for recreation. Today, I invited her to Starbucks, Barnes and Noble, or to a fast food drive thru and a park. She chose the park, so we drove into town, stopped at the McDonalds, where I decided to try t... Read more

Okay...One more quote...

Thursday, September 17, 2015      10 comments

Then I'm going to have to go back to finding my own words in my blogs. This one comes from a book by Twyla Tharp: "Venturing out of our comfort zone may be dangerous, yet you do it to anyway because our ability to grow is directly pro... Read more

New, but older quote.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015      7 comments

"If the creator had a purpose in equipping us with a neck, he surely meant us to stick it out." Arthur Koestler... Read more

Another Reflection on Meaning.

Tuesday, September 15, 2015      10 comments

I believe that I'm not responsible for the meaningfulness or meaninglessness of life, but that I am responsible for what I do with the life I've got. Hermann Hesse ... Read more

Reflection on Meaning

Sunday, September 13, 2015      5 comments

"In the beginning, God created the earth, and he looked upon it in his cosmic loneliness. And God said, "Let us make living creatures out of mud, so the mud can see what we've done." And God created every living creature that now moveth, an... Read more

Glenn's thought for the day.

Thursday, September 10, 2015      8 comments

"The truth is that our finest moments are most likely to occur when we are feeling deeply uncomfortable, unhappy, or unfulfilled. For it is only in such moments, propelled by our own discomfort, that we are likely to step out of our ruts and st... Read more

Glenn's thought for the day.

Wednesday, September 02, 2015      6 comments

"It does not matter how long you are spending on earth, how much money you have gathered, or how much attention you have received. It is the amount of positive vibration you have radiated in life that matters." Amit Ray... Read more

Was reading other people's blogs tonight.

Wednesday, September 02, 2015      8 comments

It was a very humbling experience. There are some great people on Spark. I just had to take some time to get into their world to know it. Glenn Based on someone's recommendation, ordered the Beck Diet book tonight. It should be here on F... Read more

To walk a dog

Tuesday, September 01, 2015      4 comments

I had back surgery in February, and now have a foot drop problem and back pain that make walking any distance not possible. But I have a goal in mind. I would like to have a dog. I heard Gretchen Rubin talk today about the decision to get a do... Read more

Some problems, and some remedies.

Tuesday, September 01, 2015      6 comments

When I came home from the nursing home in April (from back surgery), I weighed 267 lbs. Now, I'm up to 280. What happened? Well, I've been doing things differently. I've added my share of sweets to my diet: ice cream, cupcakes, honey, lindor d... Read more

I'd like to take back...

Monday, August 24, 2015      7 comments

what I said about a certain political candidate who remained nameless the other day. I started really thinking about the terrorism threat to our country, and how with a loose cannon in the White House we are much more likely to generate terrori... Read more

I didn't think I'd ever be saying this...

Saturday, August 22, 2015      9 comments

but there is a certain politician who is taking everybody on. He says what he wants to say, and almost nothing is sacred from his attacks. He brags in ways we just most of us who aren't professional wrestlers don' t brag. He is a true and pure... Read more

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