A wise bear…

“A wise bear always keeps a marmalade sandwich in his hat in case of emergency”.~ Paddington Bear

Wasting Time

“I've been sitting here so longWasting time, just staring at the phone” ~ Phil Collins, One More Night (1985) Phil Collins wrote these words in the 1980’s, while thinking about whether to make a phonecall, long before smartphones were invented. But it's funny how these words take on a whole new meaning today!

Malcolm X: Wings

“Awareness came surging up in me - how deeply the religion of Islam had reached down into the mud to lift me up, to save me from being what I inevitably would have been: a dead criminal in a grave, or, if still alive, a flinthard, bitter, thirty-seven-year-old convict in some penitentiary, or insane asylum.…Read more Malcolm X: Wings

JFK Four Questions

For of those to whom much is given, much is required. And when at some future date the high court of history sits in judgment on each one of us--recording whether in our brief span of service we fulfilled our responsibilities to the state--our success or failure, in whatever office we may hold, will be…Read more JFK Four Questions