Friday, July 19, 2019

Life’s Twists and Turns

"Flowing with the twists and turns in our lives, rather than resisting them, guarantees smooth sailing, helps us to maximize our opportunities, increases our serenity." While I believe this to ultimately be true, letting go...

Distraction

I haven't been awake for more than 30 minutes and already my brain has jumped from one thing to another faster than I can even comprehend. There are the basic functions that I will...

Even in Defeat, We Can Declare Victory

Last night I witnessed what seems to be a yearly ritual. Ohio State's football team lost to an opponent in which they had no business losing. This Ohio State team was ranked #2 in...

Entitlement

Every day I witness so many people with a strong sense of entitlement. There really seems to be no demographic that is inflicted more than another. Unfortunately, it can be found almost everywhere you...

If We Only Had a Fuel Gauge

Yesterday as I was driving to the grocery store I noticed not one but two people who had run out of gas and were filling their cars from a gas can on the side...

I Can’t (Self) Help Myself

For as long as I can remember I am drawn to improving myself. I know that I will never be complete and that my journey should be constant. I don't want to stagnate and...

My Struggle with the Five Stages of Grief

Today is a new beginning. I feel much better after expressing my true feelings. I believe that it was a very important step in the process of moving forward. Christina and the boys returned...

What Were We Thinking?

Is it really fair to feel this way? After going through all of the effort and time and energy and emotional preparedness, is it ok to feel disappointed? Is it ok to look back...

Project Skyscraper July, 26 2018

To say that we are having a difficult time adjusting to our move away from Florida and back to Ohio is an understatement. We really have not found our way since moving back home...

Project Skyscraper July 25, 2018

While I am concerned about being found out, you should understand that it is not enough to keep me from trying. Plus, I have been doing what I do for quite a while and...