This article is different from most of the topics explored in this blog. It’s about my subjective experience while hearing the sounds of life and the voices in my head. A couple of definitions for the purposes of this article. “Sounds of life” refers … Continue reading
[Mood Alert – Depression] This free verse poem was written during an episode of depression. It illustrates that life cannot be accurately perceived when under the influence of a mood-altering condition. Questioning the Meaning of Life while peering through the lens of … Continue reading
If something strikes me as “uplifting”, encouraging, or otherwise potentially beneficial to mood enhancement, the “warm fuzzies” category is the place to find it.
[Trigger warning – Depression, mental health issues, and faith crises will be described.] This post will be a mix of self-disclosure, confession, rant and serious questioning about what might make life worth living. To establish a baseline for my current mood, … Continue reading
There seems to be a continuing interest in researching one’s family background and heritage. However, sometimes it may not be such a great idea to shake the family tree too hard, since we can’t be sure what might fall out … Continue reading
“Every problem in life begins as a communication problem!” When friend in college made this comment, I dismissed it with a snort and retorted “Yeah, right!”. Since he was a journalism major, this seemed like a very parochial point of view at … Continue reading