Desiderata

I needed to be reminded of this amazing, thoughtful, poem today.  by Max Ehrmann Go placidly amidst the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quietly...
Why TV Has Its Place

Why TV Has Its Place

[This post was started on January 31, 2011.] Then I’m watching Chuck. I don’t watch this religiously, and it’s easy to pick up if I miss a few or several episodes. I find it endearing. It hits the action, spy, and campy love stories. I enjoyed...
Why TV Has Its Place

Memorial Day Weekend

We now close another holiday weekend. Three days off, where the work email was also turned off. We had a fairly busy weekend, and unfortunately bread wasn’t made. First, we had dinner with our friends, and we dined at the local taqueira. Cheap, yummy, Mexican...
Why TV Has Its Place

The Sounds I Hear

The glass door is open maybe three inches. It is a dull roar, punctuated by the clear sound of crashing waves onto the flat beach. The heater behind me adjusts. My husband rolls over in bed. Levi is silent. We are at the beach. Related articles The Magic Closet...