The Flood of ’07 – a recap On July 31, 2007 – a monsoon storm hit Cave Creek, Arizona with an intense fury! It caused the wash that ran behind our house to overflow more than 100 feet on either side. The flood pushed through our back gate and filled our backyard with 5 feet of mud […]
This is for those who are moms, have moms, or have ever had a mom… or know a mom… the rest of you do not need to read it. 😉 Oh.. if you like it, please share it with your friends. If you don’t like it, share it with your enemies. Below the poem is […]
The other day, I wrote a blog entry – Anything but Apathy. In it, I was speaking specifically about sadness.. that, for me, feeling some sadness due to recent events was a positive.. That it revealed something about me that I am happy about – namely that I allowed myself to feel deeply and in […]
To feel or not to feel, that is the question. The answer… (read on)
Some thoughts on Valentine’s Day. Recommendation: Don’t celebrate Valentine’s Day – but you should celebrate LOVE every day.
A discussion about weight training and career benefits. Plus, how I got started lifting weights.
Further reflection on 50 Two days ago I was at Pavillions (Safeway/Vons) grabbing some groceries with “the punk” (my youngest daughter, formerly known as, “the girl”). I commented on the nice new shopping metal carts. You see, I’ve been riding shopping carts for years – since I was a teen and probably before that. I […]
I turn 50 tomorrow – although, depending upon how long it takes me to write this, I may be 50 already. (yep.. I’m officially 50) Admission: I don’t celebrate my birthday much. Why, you may ask? I don’t know. Nothing deep, dark, sinister, or sad. It’s a product of my parents’ pragmatism. We just didn’t place […]
Beaux and I took some time for mental clarity yesterday. In the process of doing so, we also did some business development. I have to thank Beaux for that. Let me explain. First, we took off for a couple hours to Rancho Palos Verdes. It was hot – hotter than a trip to the ocean […]
This makes me chuckle to think about. I love coffee! I love naps! I like making people laugh. In fact, I like falling asleep to the ambient noise of people talking. This story involves all of it. Yesterday, I was meeting a friend for a comedy show in Hollywood. Her business is in North Hollywood-ish […]