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I’ve written many times about overwhelm over the years. Those of you who’ve been following me in my various guises over that time will be familiar with my complaint. 995 more words

Family Life

The Sporting Life

Life is made of moments. There are the “aha!” moments,” the “you wouldn’t trade for anything” moments, the outright epiphanies. And then there are the things that make you go “really?” 422 more words


Life, Ultimately

Your bones are worn to dust, and all that remains are several pairs of Chanel shoes and a cat that will never understand their purpose. 9 more words



Teem: to be present to excess, in the sense of a vessel emptied suddenly and to the last drop. The state of teeming is the root of aristocratic rule, as it is this state that does the emptying. 31 more words


Moderation, a great value

All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.
Too much really means too much.
Excessive behavior even toward a positive action or attitude will surely cost you way more than you expected to gain. 58 more words


Joy Ride

My mom is bananas over bicycling.  She would prefer to be described as an enthusiast but, legitimately, she belongs to the lycra evangelists of the roadway.  524 more words