We are all Earthlings. Before we are Buddhist, Christian, Muslim, Hindu or Jewish, we are Earthlings. Before we are black, brown, pink, beige or chocolate, we are Earthlings. Before we are Canadian, Venezuelan, Polish, Turkish, Chinese or Kenyan, we are Earthlings. We are all Earthlings, whether or not we are fathers, grandmothers, aunts, twins, or… Continue reading First, We Are Earthlings
The old man walks, slowly, with a wobble. He is thin and frail. He sometimes falls asleep, mid-thought. He says things in answer to questions asked long ago. The old man is grumpy and impatient. He often roars at the world and snaps at those closest to him. Do they not see? This old man… Continue reading Old Man with a Wobble
I have spent the last few days thinking and researching, to make sure I relay accurate information on this most beloved book I have read and reread every year or so. It is a true telling of events which took place during the life of Black Elk, a Holy Man, a shaman, of the Oglala,… Continue reading Black Elk
Freedom of religion is a right that should be forever enjoyed by all. It is the epitome of freedom, being able to choose. There is a line, however, which must not be crossed by anyone. It is a matter of morality. The line is this: no one has the right to impose their religion on… Continue reading How is This O.K.?
I want to talk about Pythagoras. He was born on a Greek colonial island, Samos, in the Mediterranean Sea, over 25 centuries ago. When Pythagoras is mentioned now, the common reply is, “I don’t like math.” Pythagoras did live according to a strict philosophy he called, historia, or inquiry. He was a highly respected man of his… Continue reading Pythagoras’ Teachings are Relevant Now
No one is excused from our annual journey around our star, Sol, also known as, The Sun. It doesn’t matter which hemisphere you live in. It doesn’t matter if you are a lion, or a human. It doesn’t matter if you have a tree house. It doesn’t matter if you have designer clothes. It doesn’t… Continue reading Around the Sun~ 2016
In the year 3470 we will still be human. We will still eat, sleep, have wishes and dreams, have children, have normal body functions, pleasures and desires. We will still grow our food. We will still have friends, listen to music and enjoy entertainments. Imagine in the year 700, a person with a good imagination… Continue reading Will Humans be Different in 1400 Years?