If I Die Tomorrow…

I hear stories from folks about the costs involved in death and I am appalled at how much of an expense one can be as a result of death.  With all due respect to the multibillion dollar funeral service industry, I am opting out.  When I am dead, I think my earthly needs are over. …
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The Second Youth…

I am somewhat beginning to embrace my age, but note that quite a bit of the emphasis is placed on the “somewhat”.  I think this is a good thing as I approach my official entry into senior citizen menu viability, lest I have an unseemly meltdown at a Denny’s somewhere when it hits me all…
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Thanks Town & Country For The Reminder…

I was scanning The Forum online today (InForum) and one of those advertisements that populate the online edition’s page caught my eye.  I must say, I am always a bit reticent to click on any of these advertisements based solely on curiosity as I know that some programming gizmo is capturing my every click and…
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The Success Toolbox…

I think it is safe to say that everyone wants to be successful in the things they endeavor.   Short of scientists, I don’t think too many folks set out to fail.  Not that failure is without value as often failure is the most fertile ground for success, but it is not what we outwardly seek.…
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The Only Verb In The Calendar Year…

Today is March 4th. I know this because my fierce girl pal, Katherine Kraft Tweed, sends out an annual letter commemorating the only verb in the calendar year.  I shared her thoughts last year on this day, and I want to share them again this year.  Katherine is a beautiful soul who carries with her…
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