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A Funny (Lesbian) Thing Happened on the Way to the (NaMoWriMo) Forum

I would’ve liked to say this didn’t take some the shine off, but it did. And interesting in light of my previous post on becoming ‘invisible’. 558 more words

Widdershinsfirst

George Santayana, The Genteel Tradition in American Philosophy (Nature and Mind)

…When you transform nature to your uses, when you experiment with her forces, and reduce them to industrial agents, you cannot feel that nature was made by you or for you, for then these adjustments would have been pre-established. 627 more words

Inspirational Family quote

” The Family is one of nature’s masterpieces “

-George Santayana

Family

Best Practice To Live By #4

When it comes to sports, the cliche’ goes that you’re only as good as your next play. When it comes to sales, you’re only as good as your next month. 481 more words

Best Practice

Why travel (on reflection)

I’m drawing inspiration from my favourite travel muse Pico Iyer, as I nostalgically reflect on adventures been and journeys to come.

“We need sometimes to escape into open solitudes, into aimlessness, into the moral holiday of running some pure hazard, in order to sharpen the edge of life”  331 more words

Places

Introducing, The Village of Weymouth; A Historical Archive of the Early Years (2004-2008)

“Progress, far from consisting in change, depends on retentiveness. When change is absolute there remains no being to improve and no direction is set for possible improvement: and when experience is not retained, as among savages, infancy is perpetual. 207 more words

General Information

The Future History of the U.S. Already has been Written – It’s Ugly Reading

This is from Patriot UpDate.

If we ever forget that we are One Nation Under God, then we will be a nation gone under.

Ronald Reagan… 942 more words