Thanks Christian for the inspiration. Imagination is seeing beyond what you see. That doesn’t make sense. Hmmm. Imagination is seeing what lies beneath the surface. No, not really. Ummm. Ok, Imagination is the ability to put people into a what-if scenario and know what happens. Well? Not entirely. It’s a talent that you can’t develop–either […]
Little kid sitting by himself under a tree, sobbing his eyes out. Adult comes by, and kneels beside him. “What’s wrong?” He replies, “I lost!!!!” and then bawls like his heart is broken. Adult leans in and hugs him and says, “There, there, don’t cry. You’ll do better next time. Besides, you didn’t lose, you […]
Have you ever been in an argument with someone and thought, “Wow this guy’s an idiot!” Of course the person you’re arguing with is thinking the same thing. And yet, the argument continues. His logic is unsound, his conclusions do not follow, his condition A does not cause situation B. Both of you are passionate […]
Remember when Self Improvement was all the rage? How long ago was that? Oh, wait, it’s on going. I heard something surprising yesterday. “People are imperfect beings. Striving for perfection is impossible because the goal is unreachable. Perfection will not assure your destination is heaven, only grace can do that; so I don’t self-improve anymore.” […]
I have to be consistent. I need to post something on this site every day. Post something on Taking Steps Check.
This was really in my brain. It wiggled and poked and irritated to the point where I had to write. I have a friend that is atheist. For some reason, atheism promotes a view that life has little value if it isn’t yours. This seems incongruous. Not believing in a god of any sort shouldn’t […]
I was ranting on something I saw while binge watching Blue Bloods. The plot was simple. Woman is found in bed and she’s been smothered. There are no defensive wounds. The ME’s office discovers that she would have been dead in a month or so from Pancreatic Cancer. Who would kill this woman? Husband says […]