Every person no matter what they do, has to find things that get him excited about life. They do not have to be complicated or expensive things but there are some that get you going and allow you to feel happy about just living on the face of the Earth.
I would never presume to speak for anyone but myself but here are the things that I enjoy and make my existence a much more enjoyable experience. Read more...(1103 words, 6 images, estimated 4:25 mins reading time)
I should stop being astonished. there should be a moment where I finally get it that all of the things that happen in life do happen for a reason and all I need is patience to see what that is.
The problem with me and I think many people is that we spend way too much time planning and plotting to prove how smart we are and not enough time enjoying what is happening in our lives right at this very moment. Read more...(824 words, 5 images, estimated 3:18 mins reading time)
When I was teaching high school, after about ten years or so, I thought that I was a pretty intelligent person.
I had seen a lot of kids come and go and continually I saw them make the same mistakes with their lives. I wanted to tell all of the new students that were coming my way how to avoid all of the pitfalls that ensnared so many of their predecessors, but it seemed that if you try to tell any kid anything, they have a severe case of selective hearing. Read more...(1012 words, 5 images, estimated 4:03 mins reading time)
Have you ever seen insanity where you later saw creativity?
By JD Hilton Day 57
My initial response is no, but when I look back, there have been many
situations that I have seen that I initially dismissed as insanity to my own perspective but can see that the situation really was creativity was occurring.
The most creative people create from a place that does not fit into the norms and expectations of people in society. It comes down to your own judgments of what is insanity and what is creativity. Read more...(632 words, 9 images, estimated 2:32 mins reading time)