It’s a funny thing, my attitude into the day, the week, When I first wake, it often comes crashing down…the list is long, things rush into my mind, My kids, my divorce, a few nagging work issues, the state of my community, the state, the country, the many conflict areas of the world, No shit, …
Month: November 2021
Blog Like A Tweet: “Even a thousand mile journey…”
Even a thousand mile journey begins with a single step. And even a list of a thousand to-do tasks can only be accomplished one at a time. Remind yourself every hour, every day, that this is the case.
What I Do
This blog, and writing in general, it’s what I do. I mean, I’ve got a day job too, working stiff, what I’d call “business operations” just now, it’s a good gig, fine folks, lots of upside, lots of learning, a higher purpose, I drank the Kool-Aid for sure…”the promise of better health, diseases cured, through …
Spontaneous Thought: Just Do
Usually it’s fret and ponder and mull. This time? Different. Just do. JUST DO.
How It Goes
How It Goes, What I hope anyway, something like this, something like today, Fun adventure to see my auntie, the kids’ great aunt, SF Lady, not sure what’s in store, Turns out great, dining spot great, Visit great, Grateful for the time. Then one, then two stops in SF, Two parks, both fun, great spots …
She relishes the easy start to the day. No immediate obligation, no immediate demands. Dim light of early morning sifts through the drapes, soft crackle of the heater, heavy covers spilled over her. Cozy. If a kid come in, it will be a morning cuddle, secretly she hopes one does. Even two are welcome, just …
Best approach most days, every day? Humble. Got a great hitting streak, winning streak going? Stay humble. Everyone clambering for your time, your insight? Stay humble. Never betrays you, humble. HUMBLE UP. Good.
That’s what I’d say in a nutshell, It was a successful feast in every sense of the word… Good company, Good food, Kids had a fun day, Wrapped it up with my bro… GOOD. And THANKFUL Kitchen prep. Bird Ready. Table Ready Fire Ready Brothers, Separate Feasts, Together to Close The Night
Clean water, A warm place to sleep, A good education, Lots of friends, A supportive family, Three healthy children, Their awesome mom, A job at a place I enjoy, A good night’s sleep. Gratitude is best as a daily practice, what a great way, great time to start, on this particular holiday. Happy Thanksgiving!
Easy Does It
Midst of it all, easy does it. Swirl of holiday schedule, mishmash of things, all demanding your time and attention, easy does it. Like my grandma awake in the middle of the night doing her crossword, me taping away on lists and posts, get it all out of your head, easy does it. Pressed too …