Category Archives: Aging

Gratitude Sunday: Complaint And Desire

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Once poor, always wanting. Rich is just a way of wanting bigger.” Lily Tomlin as character Wanda Mae Wilford in her video Lily, a 1973 variety show television special with Alan Alda … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Opening Imagination; or, Proactive Thinking

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “The reason we have poverty is that we have no imagination. There are a great many people accumulating what they think is vast wealth, but it’s only money… they don’t know how … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Spring Warrior Days

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “A warrior acts as if he knows what he is doing, when in effect he knows nothing.” Carlos Castaneda Sunday Haiku Calm, warm, sunny day interrupted by wet gale retreats to peaceful. … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Train Music

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Sure, jets are fast and economical, but, oh my, what fun we’ve lost and what leisure we’ve sacrificed in the race to efficiency. Somehow, stepping onto a plane and zooming across the … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Cleaning On My Mind

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “You cannot make women contented with cooking and cleaning and you need not try.” Ellen Swallow Richards Sunday Haiku Oh, the wild days of early spring when new flowers nod to sun … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: What Do You Do For Fun?

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Live and work but do not forget to play, to have fun in life and really enjoy it.” Eileen Caddy Sunday Haiku Whiffs of sweet spring breeze exchange spaces with winter’s dust. … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Who Controls All My Ducklings?

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “As long as I live I will have control over my being.” Artemisia Gentileschi Sunday Haiku One daffodil pops out, a crocus follows, and suddenly, it’s Spring! Sunday Musings It’s nearly Spring; … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Time For A Time Change

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “You will never find anyone who can give you a clear and compelling reason why we observe Daylight Saving Time.” Dave Barry Sunday Haiku Gray, grayer, grayest. Bright blue, gray, grayer, grayest. … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: To Our Health

Gratitude * Sunday   Quote of the Week – “In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of.” Confucius Sunday Haiku Sun, rain, snow, sleet, … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: To Be Or Not To Be; or Random Duality

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “At the end of the day, Wonder Woman is a peace seeker. But when fight arrives, she can fight. She’s a warrior, and she enjoys the adrenaline of the fight.” Gal Gadot … Continue reading

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