Yea … but I think I’m fine!

"It must hard for everyone to think you're crazy ... and you think you're fine." ~ Jennifer Lawrence, talking about her character, Tiffany, in the movie Silver Linings Playbook With the tragedies of Newtown and Aurora, the topic of metal illness's role in gun violence has reared its misunderstood head. In their efforts to divert attention … Continue reading Yea … but I think I’m fine!

One World …

On this day ... Earth Day, may will be reminded that we are "One." We are "One" ... one life, one love - and "One World." Without all of us working together, we are nothing but parts ... parts wandering endlessly looking to be "One." ___________________________________ ___________________________________ I can be found on Twitter at … Continue reading One World …

“Rise above … “

At times we're not on our game ... we're not feeling it. Sometimes we wonder if it's worth it ... especially when nobody seems to see what we see today - or  what we see is possible in the future. It's these times, we need to ... we need to - "Rise above!" On … Continue reading “Rise above … “

The Power of Brevity!

I have never been much of reader of fiction.  I didn't start when I was young and didn't take it up later either. However, I was reading an article about Ernest Hemingway and his writing style - which was brief if nothing else. Once he was challenged to write a story in six words. This … Continue reading The Power of Brevity!

Little Birds …

For all you little birds ... don't be afraid. Just spread your wings and fly to the sky. The world needs you. ___________________________ I can be found on Twitter at @clayforsberg ___________________________ Related posts: Happy Birthday Alex 🙂 Outstanding ... mind over matter!

My daughter is getting a tattoo!

My daughter, Alex, texted me on Friday to tell me that she's getting a tattoo. Alex is twenty-one and can do pretty much whatever she wants. I don't financially support her, so I have no leverage on her. Alex has a couple of piercings, ears and one in the eyebrow (which I kinda like) - … Continue reading My daughter is getting a tattoo!

“Don’t ask what the world needs”

“Don’t ask what the world needs.  Ask what makes you come alive and go do it.  Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” Howard Thurman (1900-1981), Educator, Minister, Civil Rights Activist It kind of says it all. Thanks to Nicola Taylor for the quote.  You can find her at “The Drama … Continue reading “Don’t ask what the world needs”