Category Archives: Contemplation

Ponder That Feeling

In the dream, I was a passenger on a brightly colored cartoon railroad train. We riders were helpless observers to the chase scene involving the train and a black helicopter in pursuit.  As the train traversed a very high trestel … Continue reading

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Sleepwalking

The last day trip I took to the Black Hills of South Dakota I noticed several fellow tourists who seemed more interested in taking selfies than actually pausing to enjoy the views. A vehicle stopped at a scenic overlook, the … Continue reading

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Interpretations …Floral Friday

Long time viewers of Floral Friday understand that many of the arrangements pictured have been inspired by the containers I use.  That’s just how my mind works. I suppose this approach is similar to that used by some writers of … Continue reading

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Pettiness

One of the most insidious symptoms of a petty mind is bullying. In childhood, we have the classic case of bigger kids or more popular children bullying their peers because of some type of difference. In adulthood, the petty, bullying … Continue reading

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Passion

I have a nagging memory from my youth that always triggers a passionate feeling of nostalgia. My younger brother and I were together, just the two of us, on a road trip as close as we could drive along the … Continue reading

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Six Months To Live

After you recover from the emotional shock, what would you do if you found out you have exactly six more months to live?   That was the question on a radio talk show recently.  There were as many answers as there … Continue reading

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Meditate This Month

The very early morning is silent except for the soft growling of the laptop’s cooling fan and the muffled tapping of the keys as I press them to write these words. As I sit at my desk and compose this … Continue reading

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