Choosing Sides…

Last night, as I was winding down, I surfed a little on YouTube and revisited some of my 90s music favorites that I haven't listened to for a good decade or two. It started off harmless, reminding me of windows down, hair blowing in the wind, and singing at the top of my lungs with [...]

Divine Mercy for Feisty Folks (Like Me…)

Some of the most gentle-hearted, kind, and loving individuals I have met are devoted to the Divine Mercy of God.  They "turn the other cheek," are soft-spoken, think before they speak, accept injustices with patience... I'm not one of them. Oh, don't get me wrong... I love the "Divine Mercy devotion"... the one that spread [...]

Weariness, Politics, and Pink Eye

Remember that one week when everything was going perfectly? Yeah, me neither.  At least not any time recently. Sure, there are good days, but they seem to be more and more isolated as the years march on.... These days, if I look at a typical week, there seem to be enough ups and downs contained [...]