Factober

I can't remember a major league game where I could make eye contact with my dad. I kept wondering if he was going to yell at me for hanging a pitch or something.

Posted 4 months ago

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Freedom from anxiety is characterized by three inner attitudes. If what we

Freedom from anxiety is characterized by three inner attitudes. If what we have we received as a gift, and if what we have is to be cared for by God, and if what we have is available to others, then we will possess freedom from anxiety.
Posted 4 months ago

I am astounded at how long it takes to discover... for the first time,the t

I am astounded at how long it takes to discover... for the first time,the things I have learned... over and over again all my life.
Posted 4 months ago

My mother used to say that there are no strangers, only friends you haven't

My mother used to say that there are no strangers, only friends you haven't met yet. She's now in a maximum security twilight home in Australia.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Holding on, holding out and holding fast when the going is tough constitute

Holding on, holding out and holding fast when the going is tough constitutes a winning mindset.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

The storm before the calm.

The storm before the calm.
Posted 4 months ago

[Saint Anthony] said, in his solitude, he sometimes encountered devils who

[Saint Anthony] said, in his solitude, he sometimes encountered devils who looked like angels, and other times he found angels who looked like devils. When asked how he could tell the difference, the saint said that you can only tell which is which by the
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

At a show, I'll look out from the stage and see a woman with a pearl neckla

At a show, I'll look out from the stage and see a woman with a pearl necklace next to a guy in a Grateful Dead T-shirt next to a young kid with his mom. It's fun to see them all together.
Posted 4 months ago

It’s a good thing that the sheep are all so law abiding

It’s a good thing that the sheep are all so law abiding
Posted 4 months ago

Children respect teachers today not for their knowledge but for the marks t

Children respect teachers today not for their knowledge but for the marks they give. Teachers respect children today not for the intelligence they have but for the threat they pose. That is the state of education today!
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

She was an extension of his dreams. A sprinkling of magic dust, of unfeasib

She was an extension of his dreams. A sprinkling of magic dust, of unfeasible wishes, on his stable existence. The one thing-the one bright, marvelous thing-he wanted more than the world, but didn't deserve. However much he was tortured for her sake, howe
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Your life is the outcome of all the choices you make

Your life is the outcome of all the choices you make
Posted 4 months ago

I live in Brooklyn, in Williamsburg, so I just like to wander around. Willi

I live in Brooklyn, in Williamsburg, so I just like to wander around. Williamsburg's such a cool little neighborhood community spot.
Posted 4 months ago