Month: April 2012

We’re in a fight.

This title could lead to many possible topics.  I overheard it as part of someone’s telephone conversation.  It was a woman, in the airport, seemingly alone, walking past me.  I heard, “We’re in a fight. <pause> No, we’re in a fight.”  Her intonation and my guessing led me to believe she was talking about her…
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Healthy vs. Inexpensive

While traveling recently, I was in a gas station/mini mart (unnamed) when I overheard a conversation between two young (7-10) children and their mother. It went something like this… Kids: Can we get these? Mom: No, I think we’ll go across the street and get some chicken nuggets. Kids: But we want these, and they’re…
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New Season, New Start

As I write this, it is Easter Sunday, and Spring has sprung.  This has me thinking about not only a new direction, but a new beginning.  In nature, everything has it’s time.  Like that song from The Byrds (yes, I’m dating myself) Turn.  “To everything, turn turn turn, there is a season turn turn turn…” …
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Too Heavy – Are you kidding me?!

I am not a fan (or non-fan) of The Hunger Games. I had never heard of it until last week. I did happen to catch a bit of news about the media “dissing” the star actress, Jennifer Lawrence. I just did a quick internet search and came up with this article, that pretty much sums…
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