So, why, you, the vast and expansive void, may ask, why return to your blog after more than four years of silence. What was the catalyst? Because more often than not there is a catalyst when someone decides to make a big change, move forward on something that was pushed to the side, all but … Continue reading A Catalyst for Change
Felix Baumgarner's unbelievable free fall Felix Baumgartner's free fall from the stratosphere. It's amazing to watch. It's out of this world to contemplate. It gives me the chills to watch. To just think of the trust he had have in his equipment, in his team, in his self. I was on the phone talking with … Continue reading The Free Fall to Beat All Free Falls (figuratively speaking)
It is Sunday, September 30th and I am writing this at Governor Dodge State Park campsite 349 in our dark green 1999 Dodge Ram conversion van. I backed up the van to the electrical hookup just like a huge RV instead of this little van and pushed the cord to my lap top out the … Continue reading Nothing beats the love and support of a good partner.
How was your summer? Was it a long hot one? In Wisconsin it was definitely a long hot summer. This summer I turned 62 and I grappled with that birthday. It's hard to believe I'm 62 and yet I am well aware that I have been around for 62 years. It's been a wild ride … Continue reading Collect Experiences
Are there things in your life that you immerse yourself in, things that you can't wait to get back to, that call for you to come back when you are away? Since I made the decision to go for my life purpose of expressing myself through writing I have been immersing myself in writing. … Continue reading Immersing myself in a project
Milwaukee county has many wonderful events to offer music lovers in this Great City by the Great Lake Michigan. Every weekend during the summer there is a festival or two going on around the city mostly at the Summerfest grounds. Plenty of music of all varieties can be heard around the various stages. Image credit: … Continue reading Live What You Love
Mike and I and another couple went to the Milwaukee Rep. Getting out of the car I felt an excitement at seeing this show. The Stackner Cabaret has intimate setting with 31 tables for eating and drinking and no orders taken during the show. The point is the show but the food is excellent. We … Continue reading Foolishness means Aliveness