It’s Been a Long While…

It’s been a long while since I’ve written anything on my blog. Lots has happened over the past several months and I’m just now able to catch my breath and reflect on it all. The Covid pandemic is still ever-present and I’ve seen it touching the lives of more and more people I know. TheContinue reading “It’s Been a Long While…”

Navigating Dating Websites…

In an effort to try to find someone to meet in the realm of dating and such, I’m giving another trying to a dating website. I’ve tried several in the seventeen-plus years I’ve been divorced and in fact got my first post-marriage date on one. But by virtue of the fact I’m still single, let’sContinue reading “Navigating Dating Websites…”

Getting My Act Together

The past three months have been anything but easy. I had settled in to teach for the rest of the school year when the pandemic hit and along with that, having to learn how to teach remotely on the fly. I was fortunate to have two co-teachers that excelled at this monumental undertaking and thatContinue reading “Getting My Act Together”

Been a While…

Once again, it’s been a while since I’ve done any blog entries. And so on this early rainy Friday morning, I thought I’d put some of thoughts down to share. Certainly a crazy world we’re living in here of late. Not only are we in the midst of a pandemic, but it’s also become aContinue reading “Been a While…”

Another set of Random Thoughts as the Day Begins…..

So here I sit, in my living room at nearly 1 a.m., realizing I had the full intention of getting to sleep at a decent hour. But my mind just wasn’t having any of that and I found myself getting back up before I’d had a chance to really get settled in. I guess aContinue reading “Another set of Random Thoughts as the Day Begins…..”

Daily Readings for Sunday, May 3rd

Meditation for the Day I must overcome myself before I can truly forgive other people for injuries done to me. The self in me cannot forgive injuries. The very thought of wrongs means that my self is in the foreground. Since the self cannot forgive, I must overcome my selfishness. I must cease trying toContinue reading “Daily Readings for Sunday, May 3rd”

Daily Reading for Saturday, May 2nd

Meditation for the Day I must overcome myself before I can truly forgive other people for injuries done to me. The self in me cannot forgive injuries. The very thought of wrongs means that my self is in the foreground. Since the self cannot forgive, I must overcome my selfishness. I must cease trying toContinue reading “Daily Reading for Saturday, May 2nd”

Trying to Make Sense of It All

It’s difficult to try to put things into perspective with all that has happened with the pandemic. I remember back to March 12th, our last day with students at school, heading for a four day weekend. There was no indication that we were headed for what has transpired since that point. As far as weContinue reading “Trying to Make Sense of It All”

Daily Readings for Thursday, April 30th

Balance The goal is balance. We need balance between work and play. We need balance between giving and receiving. We need balance in thought and feelings. We need balance in caring for our physical self and our spiritual self. A balanced life has harmony between a professional life and a personal life. There may beContinue reading “Daily Readings for Thursday, April 30th”

Unusual Occurrences and Such

There are times in life when I’m more aware of things going on that are unusual or odd. Yesterday was one of those days. I had two examples of events occurring that caused me to pause and wonder what that was all about. The first is a twist of good fortune. I have had problemsContinue reading “Unusual Occurrences and Such”