Wellness Wednesday: How to Avoid Psychic Numbing

Wellness Wednesday: How to Avoid Psychic Numbing

It seems as though this past year, when so many terrible, catastrophic events have gone on in the world, Gerry and I have either called each other during the day (if we are apart) or gone into the other room and said, “did you just hear about...” or “oh my gosh, you won’t believe what… Read More »

Day of Service

Day of Service

Today is recognized as a day of service. It is a day that brings life to Martin Luther King Jr.’s words about the spirit of service, and the humanity of helping others. In 1994, Congress passed the King Holiday and Service Act, designating the Martin Luther King Jr. Federal Holiday as a national day of… Read More »

An Ode to Turkeys and Not Eating Them

An Ode to Turkeys and Not Eating Them

An apology is necessary to Wordsworth, Pope, Keats, Shelley, and other famous poets, prior to presenting this ode. O, dear turkey, your feathers so full, Your personality is gleaming as you maneuver freely. That people don’t understand you shouldn’t be eaten, is just bull. You are a living being who has children; they should be… Read More »