My boy and I decided that good ain't good enough. We will not compromise down to good. Our heads turn into the rain or sun and demand more from life.
Come people now let's get together
We are doing great. Our governance is fighting it out. Blame that side or the other side. Hate one guy or hate the other gal. It is all good. My people are at war which will give us the best result. Hell's bells and cocker shells I battle with myself. Angel one shoulder Devil the other.
I do not do congruent. I do lapses. Manitita does smooth and soft and lovable. He guides me I figure.
The good life is not a mystery
The Boy Likes to Say "This is the best day ever". Maybe he is right.
Take some time for spiritual stuff. But don't worry do it this week.
It is hard going here. How much fun can you have. Three days full on with my son. Church day, so I will see him late around 3. That is cool I am stretching out, loosening up. I will be ready for more!!!!
My wife got and mad about me sneaking around yesterday. Now that is just wrong! I was sneaking around for Chistmas. She is still mad at me for wearing a suit she thought for work, but it was just to get a better price.
My boy and I have been reading poetry
What a wonderful world. Thanks to you.
We are having such growing moments. I wonder if we "grow old" or can always "grow" younger. I am a basket case as I in my 61st I grow to 40,
Why under parenting you ask? As you should. And you better be real ready to teach your grandchildren about walls of men.
It is Christmas time and we are over budget. My boy and I are making homemade treasures to send off for gifts. We had to shut her down.
Come along please. At least if I screw up it is better to do it with someone else. I just can't settle for doing well. It has to be that side or this side.
I am sure that an open dialogue with love is about as healthy as life gets.
I do yesterday real well. "Dang that hurt". So maybe I don't do it today. But a boy needs to do his own reckoning.
Just a fun combination of stories into one.
Have you ever just gotten in the groove? We had a soccer smash yesterday. Probably all legal. But we hit the ground hard. We just rolled around in the grass laughing. While still on the ground laughing I swung around and kicked it into the net. More laughing.
I have been "in country" and out of country so much I wonder if I immigrated back home. I think my neighbor belongs as my neighbor. Let us take a look.
I tried to be the teacher this day. Oh well, I tried.
Number one is that you should dance like there is no tomorrow. Number two is that you should expect to dance better tomorrow than today.
Love and love and keep loving and love.
Just another day? Maybe. Something to live by - for sure.
Should we get aggravated? Let's take a second look.
Just a short one
A classic problem with loving. If we think that loving is a choice, fail.
Today I do not like you. But somehow I love you. Not a me thing, probably a you thing.
Son I am stuck in the middle with you.
Count me in on this game of life. No sidelines for me. I want to be quarterback and wide receiver, Bring it on sisters!.
Word games and puns quickly jump from subject to subject. Hold on the your hat for a wild ride.
What exactly is our day of rest? Do you feel rested?
How to not hold a child back
Let us look at brotherly love. It is so cool.
Life is like a movie sometimes.
Perhaps a gift of Love.
We are wise not to avoid life because of love.
It is time to celebrate friends. Contrary to what news says. America is thriving and here is one example of thousands.
What do these words really mean? More questions than answers?
Sometimes we just bite of more that we can chew.
Are your insides in good enough shape to handle the outside?
We pray you are well. Yes, body but more your heart.
Numbers about love and forgiveness are very interesting. How many times do we forgive.
This is a "How Too". Yes the spelling is correct.
A big old howdy to all of you in these dog days of summer. I like this time because all I have to do is be happy. Ain't gettin nothin else done.
Give it up and praise the Lord for my brother McCain
Get ready to kick your head into high gear. But better we hope you send your love that way. Infinity is the amount of love on this earth and beyond. Embrace loving yourself.
Get a load of this sermon on trash. Or better, get rid of that load of trash.
Sometimes we regret teaching a child too much. But we have to do it, and get over it.
Back to the basics of love. Be earnest in all you do. OK, I just mean give it some effort.Passing it on means no expectation of a return.
Your government is the cause of loss due to out of control fires.
Please reserve some free time to read. It may be time to use your "spare" time differently. Or perhaps just some of it.
If you think your children are the greatest you have already won a great parent award. All families gain by supporting each other. Truth be told most children support their parents more than the other way around.
I like the term "keep your eye on the ball". If we can just focus on the important stuff we are more than happy.
Apathy is the opposite of loving and caring. It is very interesting to look into. Can a brain become atrophied by lack of caring?
Be careful what you teach your children by thought, word and deed. Shoot be careful doing that with your parents.
In my many travels I really like the words Maestro Virtuoso. Cooking should let you be yours.
Let us get back to the basics of love. Yes sometimes we think love hurts but it really is something else causing the pain.
Please do not be offended. Politics, Religion and Personalities are only bad if you make them so. Can we speak of these at our dinner table.
Safe from the heat. An interview with a boy.
No rules, just thoughts
Join us on an extraordinary adventure
Faith can be secular or spiritual or both.
Independence has many meanings.
Mistakes are like mouths, everyone has one.
What about cliffs
Let us listen to the beat of our heart.
If you are not having fun. Rethink what you are doing.
Ask only workman's wages. Or What.
A Twisted Life
What a beach!
I hope you get a blessing like me
It ain't all great but it is all great.
Do you know the language love?
Our world changes and I reckon that so do we or we die.
What is a partnership really?
I am getting to where I do not know fact from fiction
i admit this is wild ride this time
Come on for a ride.
Take a break. Life is hard enough. We need to giggle.
Noting like playing catch with boy.
Do not dwell to long.
Do not sing out of tune, I may stand up and walk out on you.
We put this in a strange category for fun.
People now think there is a great divide in folks. Well this divide will last forever.
Perhaps this story should not be told as it is a bit too revealing. But it not me.
What we know may hurt us. I heard that what we don't know will hurt us.
It would seem to me that you should judge this piece harshly. You would never do this stuff. Perhaps because you know better.
I hope you have answers to this stuff at least for you.
We are all tested sometimes. Pass of fail is not as important as getting in the game.
I ain't got much here but some goings on about life.
Let us get it straight. We do not know what tomorrow brings. But in our soul we can be ready for it. Here is how.
What will you let the day have in store for you? Plan a "template" for happiness and it probably will come true.
Censorship of our thoughts, actions and creativity is not healthy. Self-censorship is worse.
Evolution of the child to parent positions. Perhaps it would be better just to go with respect me.
Are we going to step up or step out?
The child within us must be nurtured. How to we do that? How do we even find it? Let us examine.
Maybe today we can try really hard to govern ourselves in love. Hey, we are looking for progress and not perfection here. If you get an “e” for effort you win.
Early on set child emotional and mental problems are normally a result of some trauma without being able to speak freely about it. Our little ones need our ear more than our mouth.
If rules conflict do you take the easy path? In order to follow we must follow rules. If we are to lead we are to obey the old and create the new.
People judge you by how you speak and vocabulary development is the core. The right vocabulary helps you thing more logically.
What filters and assumptions do you have as an outlook of love?
When teaching a child it is good to listen so that the journey to knowledge is a together thing.
ADHD and ADD are serious. They should be taken seriously. Medicine is a bit sketchy. Look for it being a choice. Discipline here refers to being disciplined. It is yore your job than theirs.
There are a lot of things to think about on Easter. I hope you enjoy really evaluating how you perceive it.
This one could be titled as a "How To". As in how do you keep up with your young child's meandering mind?
Preaching, teaching and defaming have a lot of morality in common.
Three perspectives on religion and church. Age makes a huge difference in our approach.
We must overcome
It seems we just accept disappointment as though it were natural. Should we?
Please do not hold a child back, they will surprise you. Keep the communication two way.
O' such wonderment is not to teach me to understand it. My eyes go to the skies
Call me if you need a friend. I ain't all that but I probably messed up worse than you.
I you look at things with a loved based attitude the rest fall into place. Wellness, sickness and faith and medicine are good for all of us if done with love.
I suppose we all act emotional from time to time. I am not saying I am sorry.
I wonder if you are the lucky knowing why you love. Or perhaps I am the lucky one not knowing at all.
I never take stock. Kind of like "knocking on wood". Whatever went before got me here, and here is just awesome. OK I need some modifications but that is growth and growth is life.
Take a look at yourself.
It is simple. All is simple. But sometimes it is good to stretch your thoughts.
"Worry not you weary friend for you have stored up the right loving treasure here on earth" (ed2001)
Sometimes we wish for easy and even pray for it. We do not always get our way.
When do us parents push to hard? Can we lay a foundation and then set our children free? There must be some kind of base! But more important a freedom.
Some reasons for some actions.
It has taken years of practice and work. It is often brutally hard. But end story is probably worth it. I like to think so.
Go away if you got no time. The only shoes I ever enjoyed were the ones I did not wear
Cook a dinner and you leave out the presentation, and you have not cooked a "meal",
Let us give our best to each other. We feel bad because the face we showed was not our one. bless as failures.
How long ago and far ago does not effect love of father and son.
Love and hate moving through space and time. Where does hate reside, it is clearly a loser.
Perhaps this article should be called "how to raise a genius". Because if you follow the advice you will not prevent your child from being one!
Rather than walk a mile in your shoes, how about I get a pan of water and soak and clean your feet? I never saw my mom cry as hard as when Martin Luther King died at the hands of hate.
We think of Authority as some official. Nope, give up on that. Society is authority.
Complete your choice what to fill your heart with. Try this technique. It may be a how to.
Relieve your self. Take it naturally. Do the best you can. That almost always wins whatever it is.
Letters are becoming a lost art. Let us hope that heartfelt one on one face to face is not soon to follow.
Thank you so much for joining her, it is a blessing to me. Dig deep and be free.
Real hard core stuff. If you got mommy issues do not read, quickly look away.
It might just be too boring to sit down and discuss this through in one setting but maybe a walk and some fun. Sitting down to talk is boring.
If our hearts are filled with love and not "how it should be" our words will overflow from our hearts and any circumstance be a blessing.
Other than PTSD or a huge tragic personal loss can other people make us mentally ill? Or would that someone be ill no matter what? Can a person make themselves sick? Healthy fear is good.
A life without challenge creates weakness when we need strength.
Spiritual health requires constant growth. Your spirituality can die from apathy and complacency.
For some there is a disconnect between eating and life. Let us look at it.
Keeping our talents inside of us is denying the world of our beauty.
Here we view questions and answers. Perhaps we will learn from them. Perhaps it will take to much time to ponder. And perhaps, truth is the better part of fiction.
Parry - to engage defensively in a conflict - maybe. Parley - to engage in order to avoid further conflict - maybe.
Let there be war. That is a strange concept. I seems though that without choices not one of the three is worthy.
So many common man or woman has stood up to horror. My first thoughts are those folks who forced that flight down on 911.
This is not a political commentary. It is just about life and people.
I once thought my land was bad. Then I woke up the next morning to my free and alive children. Who was I kidding, life was grand.
Life really does not have to be that complicated. Perhaps this short story will help us see the comedy of our ways. Not everything should be a drama.
Come along with me. Half of this is bull and yet it may make you think well of yourself. We cherish any and all loving beings.
I got nothing here friends. I am spent. Paul is/was awesome and I got no call to call him friend. He was just Paul. And I am a weaker soul. Remember him yourself and do not let my musing change it.
We must to all we can to help our earth. We must be conservationists, environmentalists and educated when it comes to our earth. We must grow things. We must boycott bad things. We must love our earth
Let us take a look at what are the fundamentals of Democracy. Belief it or not it is a favorite subject called "Love". It is a little bit of a mental road to get there but please stay with it.
We should all strive to enable. Enabling is the best we can do for our children.
To often we think of beauty as being shallow. We should look at beauty as a synthesis of mind, body and soul. If being feminine is not part of your life, wake up.
I always just loved the ad "inquiring minds want to know". We know that the magazine did inquire. Funny but true. But maybe an inquiry we saw as silly.
Let us look at disagreeing and see if we cannot agree on something. Disagreements in love are an awesome way to learn. Let us listen.
Manuals for every How To. How to Love deeper? How To manage better? But How To Create?
They are pretty much the same. But as we look the appear more like a feeling than a condition. We know that most everyone want liberty and freedom but how do we get it.
We worry so much about causing other people harm by cheating. In decades I have not seen a person more hurt than the cheater. That single moment of disconnection, is a lifetime.
We wonder if Houston is hearing our transmission of love. And we are hearing Houston's outpouring of Love. Disaster bad, but Love good.
Are today's vitriolic exchanges and name calling possible to recover from? It is the person who speaks it that needs the recovery. Or maybe not.
When we own something we can literally do it over again and hopefully get it right.
Let us just realize that no matter how we try and no matter how little recognition we get, we hate the haters. So let us turn that into the positive. Follow along and let us discuss and not hate.
Perhaps life is really good. Chicken Littles everywhere. We think it OK to think life is good. Dust to Dust.
Let us check in to see if we are really OK. Part of life may be OK but others parts not so much. I often think of family at such times. Regrets at having or not having family seem noticeable. This aut
Some folks learn things on their own. Some folks learn by reading and hearing. Some folks learn the best by watching and of course others by doing. Let us learn how to learn about our faith and love.
Some time we are not consistent. Sometimes others lack consistency. Should our love for another change because of their consistency or lack thereof? Let us look at how consistency is a good thing.
Sincerity is not present enough. Doing something sincerely is of such high value. Are we treating ourselves and our God sincerely?
Best friends are not reliant on station in life. A Child can be a best friend. And a best friend can be an excellent parent.
Sometimes we make mistakes that we compound with more mistakes. There is only one way to rise up from the ashes we create.
Please do not let languages and different terms separate your love for another. Language and words and spiritual techniques should intrigue us and not divide us.
Communication has many forms, let us be grateful and take advantage of them all.
Are we ready to accept that we are part of the circle of and if we break the chain many will be hurt?
Please put on your big boy pants before reading this. It is really not about politics. It is about my gratefulness to walk barefoot on my land.
Being free in the foods we eat requires a stay away and an “I want to eat you” deal. My darn problem is with portions.
I am the boss you do as I say! What a wasted life that would be. Both for the boss and for the child. Let move freely into a life of no regrets.
Stop it, just stop it. Dieting makes no sense at all. Get your body squared away with what you eat. The journey starts here. Let us figure out this thing together and then pick your priorities.
The too is such an interesting subject. And the too is a fun angle to look at brotherly love from. Sometimes we should just have fun with love. Let's try.
Today I saw our nation through our elected officials come together from Dianne Feinstein to John McCain to Mark Rubio to Alan Dershowitz. Quite a remarkable and good thing. Comey is not a good thing.
Probably the only truly wasted time is the time you live outside of Love.
“This is the worst political and social divide in American history”. Don’t lie, you have already thought like this. And it is a full on fallacy. It is fake.
Please just touch the hand of another human being or even your pet. I will not add to that but beg of thee to savor it.
I challenge myself to call this a sermon. Maybe it is just right. Those before teach and if we are wise we grill it into our memory.
What a blessing a capitalist venture has given me. HubPages rocks in my hood. I am blessed not to have to write for money here. And I write on the controversial area of a kind of "religion". Thanks.
We should not act like downers when someone else craves and for sure not when we crave.
Consider this my friends. Freedom is not a destination. It is the path we either choose or do not choose on our road of life.
My mom loved it when I called. And so did I. But perhaps we are closer now.
I hope it is wonderful that you came to read. I am rather shy, but in the comments we can get to know each other. I must tell you that I am angry with my muse trying to control that which I write.
Join us as we challenge ourselves to let go of language and step into our hearts of love. Our connection is better than words.
There are men in our lives that lead us into hell with some kind of full knowledge that they will bring us out. I like to think of this friend Gary as Sarge.
Perhaps my "distant" is more about time than location. But the love is never distant in either regard.
I have never known a time that I was not deeply loved. What a blessing that is.