The interesting thing about drifting on a river is the total surrendering of direction. I once spent a lazy afternoon drifting down the Willamette River. I knew the destination was about an hour away but I had no impact on the direction I was taken. I had to relax and go with the flow. I… Continue reading Drifting
Anyone on the other side of a 911 call knows what it is like to listen with all your might to that life line. The voice on the other end is suddenly the most precious voice of all. When life and death hang in the balance, people tend to pay attention. It's the little things… Continue reading Looking for Life
So I was watching the pilot movie to the TV show Kung Fu yesterday and it was just as I remembered. Caine talked too slow. But aside from that annoyance was the story. I was reminded of what it means to be a student under a master. Master Kan told young Caine that in the… Continue reading Kung Fu too?
Perfume Do you ever wonder why people say "This stinks" when something bad happens? We never say "this smells good," when something good happens, (unless it involves bacon.) 😉 Our sense of smell is the one most connected to memories. We can be anywhere and even after decades, a smell will trigger a memory.… Continue reading Well, this stinks!