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September 2009

I am 17…going on 18…

Image by MDH in Houston I don’t know how many of you remember that song from the movie “Sound of Music”  but it sure brings back memories. Oh how it felt to be finally of age, and people took you seriously and when you had something to say – they listened to the passionate voice [...]

Let the Games Begin!

Image by kevindooley Yes I know that is how the Olympics start, but I was talking about a different kind of games.  The kinds of games that people play.  And if you are not smart enough or too naive to figure it out – boy are you the loser and the other person the user. [...]

Men are from Mars

Image by jasonb42882 They have to be – from mars that is – how else can you explain the bizarre way of how they do things? Look at us women, we do so many things, and we take care of stuff, the nurturer, the go to person, the person who gets things done – who [...]

Child is the father of Man

Image by Roland The title of this post is from William Wordsworth’s  “Ode to Nature’.  I always wondered what that meant, or rather in what context was the poet referring it to, until a discussion I was having with a friend about bringing up boys.  How do I know when is the right time to [...]


Image by David Masters ‘Free at last! Free at last! God Almighty we are free at last!’  I am sure most of you have heard that said in a baritone sing song voice of Dr. Martin Luther King.  That quote can be taken into context in any walk of life.  The feeling of being enslaved [...]