Category Archives: Thinking Out loud

I’ve looked at clouds from both sides now

    Last night in my sleep, I sang the lyrics for “Both Sides Now” and so now I have been thinking about the song.  It’s a sweet acoustic song, and you can listen by clicking here. But now they … Continue reading

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Ticket to Ride Tuesday

I went out for a bike ride last night about 8 p.m. and it felt like 3 a.m. in the streets as no cars around, surreal. I am worried for people here and my country.  I remain optimistic though and … Continue reading

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Eat Sweet, and Talk Sweet

It’s been a long time now since we had our Rotary student, Kivilcim,  who lived with us for six months.  Our own daughter, Mandy, was also in Rotary, but in Sweden at the time. Kivil was bubbly like a songbird … Continue reading

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Grumpy Sage Oldish Man

Today I have decided to write a short post and offer a “word of the day” – the word is “Sage.” Sage has multiple definitions, and therefore uses in language Definition numero 1 – an aromatic herb,  and this plant … Continue reading

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For Better or Worse

For Better or Worse What I say, what you say, our words have an effect on others. Almost daily, I am reminded to be conscious of what I say.  I must not speak too quickly without thinking as I risk … Continue reading

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Calm in the Storm

Hope is about believing with a humble heart that tomorrow can be different. It’s about knowing that light will come to chase away this darkness. Looking around social media the last few days it seems impossible to avoid the rising … Continue reading

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