Tag Archives: Older

The magic or curse of a comb over

Warning: For all you hair challenged men out there like me, if you comb-over this post might hurt your feelings.  When I was a kid, I had long, luscious, thick, wavy black hair. I got to admit, when I look … Continue reading

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Seconds-Minutes-Hours-Days

“The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.” –  Mark Twain What is a year? Broken down it is 31,536,000 seconds, 525,600 minutes, 8,760 hours, 365 days. Tomorrow … Continue reading

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The time for failure

“Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker”- Doyle Brunson There are thousands, upon thousands of motivational quotes about failure. But the one I noted above from Poker legend Doyle Brunson is my favorite. In his understated, folksy way he boils it … Continue reading

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Black clouds on the horizon

I led a discussion on a book recently with a group that I am a member of. It is a small gathering of about 15 or 25 people with an average age of 75 or so (I am one of the youngsters). There is a lot … Continue reading

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Lyrical Saturday – 6/11/16

John Mayer-Stop this train No, I’m not color blind I know the world is black and white I try to keep an open mind But I just can’t sleep on this, tonight Stop this train I want to get off … Continue reading

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Magic Pills

I have high blood pressure and high cholesterol. I am not obese. I am very active. I walk, I hike and I ride my bicycle enough miles in one year that I could pedal from New York City to Los Angeles … Continue reading

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