Sacrifice and Bliss

Sacrifice and Bliss

Sacrifice and Bliss. I first heard this expressed by Joseph Campbell.  It hit home, I totally understood. Here’s one example of Sacrifice and Bliss in my life that happened in August, 2012.  Old Snowy, a 7,900 foot peak in the Goat Rocks Wilderness beckons me.  She...

Solitude Is Good For You

Solitude is perplexing to me. It reminds me of exercise.  Sometimes I look forward to exercise and sometimes I drag myself with all my will to go.  Yet almost always I feel better after exercising.  I’ve found the same is true of solitude.  For the purpose of...

Information- A Love Affair Gone Awry

Yum, give me input.  My brain loves input, information.  More, more, I need to keep abreast of things, find the good deals, learn new things, etc.  Info’s good right?  Yes and No.  I decided it was time to take a look at my love affair with information. To start I...

Be an Animal

Animals inspire me.  Here’s a little story about me being afraid to ask a friend to snuggle and a cat named Max.  One evening my friend Gilly and I had gotten together to watch a video. As we were sitting there on the couch, I had an urge to snuggle with her.  I...

Just Launch Damn It!

By Launch I mean to act on whatever project you’ve been thinking about, talking to your friends about, planning, and thinking some more about….  In my case it applies to this new Blog project.  I’m good at thinking, planning, and learning about stuff.  And I have a...