Gratitude & Everyday Life

An important element of happiness is gratitude.  It's easy to be grateful when our lives are significantly enriched. For example, we're promoted, we purchase a house, we go on a dream vacation, we get a publishing deal, our album goes platinum, we soar through Death Valley in our matte black Lamborghini Aventador. How do we bottle up …

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The Respect Award! Thank You!

The Respect Award comes to me from Rob at Art by Rob Goldstein.  Thank you so much, Rob!  I am truly honored.  If you're not already following his blog, please pay him a visit -- he's very welcoming.   What is the Respect Award? The Respect Award is given by Rob once a year to acknowledge …

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Baby Those Few Hours Will Grow in My Head Forever, Forever [Revised]

He tilted the metal chair back, and back, until it hit the wall with a thud.  He held it there.  His calloused fingers found the familiar chords. Well, the moon sank as the wind blew And the streetlights slowly died Slowly closing his eyes, he leaned his head back, and she was behind him. They call you the wild one, said stay away from her Said she could …

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