Life

Life Ain't Fair

I am not necessarily that wise of a man. I have lived a few years on this rock and have picked up some things along the way.  It is just the basics, mind you, but that’s really where the real living goes on anyway.  When I was a boy I learned early to never mess
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The Beard

I decided this year to grow a beard. It turns out that it is not that difficult a thing to accomplish, no pushing outward of hair or fighting off of beard thieves.  One simply puts down the razor for a time and, like magic, hair will begin to sprout like corn looking for the sun.
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When I Grow Up

Sometimes there are things in my life that I do not recall but someone else tells me they happened.  My mother will do this from time to time.  She told me that once, when I was but a lad, we were out in the yard playing one day.  That day happened to be garbage pick-up
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Contentment

I woke up early this morning in Monument Valley waiting for the sun to rise.  We have been on the road for a week now and have seen many wonderful things.  I love to travel into the Western U.S.  There is a beauty here that I cannot put into words.  I am constantly taking pictures here but
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My Muse

To be inspired to create is a difficult pursuit.  Many days fall by the wayside in a sea of monotony that is a product of our modern world.  We become so engrossed in the getting of bread that we forget to be.  I believe that we all have an innate desire to build or compose
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Happy Birthday Bill !

Although we are not certain, it is believed that on April 23, 1564 William Shakespeare came into this world. In 1616, on April 23, he died.  We are all familiar with who Shakespeare was because at sometime in our schooling we were made to read one or more of his works.  I personally was too dense
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