Wildly Optimistic

The future’s so bright, I gotta wear shades, I gotta wear shades” Patrick Lee Mac Donald

I am wildly optimistic about my future, but I have not a single good reason to be so,


Reality Check

“The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, but expecting different results.” Albert Einstein

On the television,


Keeping The Faith

“I’m keeping the faith, Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, Keeping the faith, I’m keeping the faith” Billy Joel

It is a simple thing to keep going on when everything is going well.


Where Are We Now?

“The silicon chip inside her head, Gets switched to overload” Bob Geldof

As I am writing this I am hearing Louis Farrakhan talk about the assassination of Malcolm X.


Life Ain’t Fair

“Some folks are born silver spoon in hand, Lord, don’t they help themselves, oh. It ain’t me, it ain’t me; I ain’t no fortunate one, no,” John C Fogerty

I am reminded of the basic truth that life ain’t fair. 


The Test Of Time

“The grass withereth, the flower fadeth: but the word of our God shall stand for ever.” God. 

I am deeply saddened by the extreme violence that is going on throughout the world.


The Sanity Of An Egg

“If you still want me, Oh, tie a yellow ribbon ’round the old oak tree.”  Irwin Levine / L. Russell Brown

There is a great power in the symbolic action. 


Ahead Of Your Time

“But you’ve been told many times before, Messiahs pointed to the door, And no one had the guts to leave the temple!” Pete Townshend.

There was a time when if a person proposed living a life without a king that they would be laughed at with scorn and labeled crazy,