An open ended letter from teenagers to parents. Speaking as a teenager these are some things that I believe all teenagers want their parents to know, however they have no clue how to tell them. I, myself, am a 17 year old woman, and about to begin my senior year of high school. That being … Read more An open letter to parents…
So this is the day that the world is supposed to end. If you are reading this, then it would appear that the Mayan’s were off a little or the joke was right, they simply ran out of room on the stone that they were using. If the world has ended… then there is no … Read more Are we dead yet?
How often have you ever been talking to a person that you have not seen in a while, then upon parting, you make that commitment that we all, or at least many of us, renege on? I do not think that we intend to lie to a person when we tell them that we will … Read more With the best of intents…
When you think of your friends or the kind of friend you are to others, how do you see yourself? Are you one of those passive friends that occasionally gets together on special occasions but rarely sees your pals otherwise? Maybe you are lucky enough to be one of those people that has many friends … Read more Guiding Friends
When you think of heroes, who do you think of? Think for a moment and let some ideas come you your mind. Who did you think of? A President? Your Mother or Father? A Close family friend? a Fellow soldier? It does not matter, really, who you think of. Heroes come in all shapes, sized, … Read more We need heroes… especially today.
Mr. Obama… You have spent a great deal of time throughout the first year of your duties as the alleged “Commander in Chief” visiting countries and throwing us, the United States, on the sword for whoever would listen. But I have a few things I would like to share with you and anyone that cares … Read more Mr. Obama… you do NOT speak for me…
I was born in 1968… so by most counts, many would not consider me to have experienced the 1970’s.Â I will grant you that, yes, I was not old enough to participate in the 70’s in the manner many people did, but that does not mean that I did not get something out of them. … Read more ABBA – Memories of the past
This world really is a strange place.Â It seems like everything that we do and see does nothing more than prove this point these days.Â In fact, I have to stop and wonder if maybe the ones that can truly see things as they are, are not the ones that are usually cast aside as … Read more Maybe Salvidore Dali was right!
Being nice. It’s not as hard as it sounds, really.Â But if you watch people today, many of them would seem like either they do not remember how to, or chose not to be nice to others. Where I see the best examples of this is in the retail arena.Â Working retail is hard enough, … Read more The art of being nice.
What is beauty?Â What does it mean to be beautiful? What do you consider beauty to be? More or less I think that too many people attribute beauty to be solely that which is on the outside, beauty of the flesh not of the spirit or the mind, when in reality, regardless of how a … Read more What makes beauty?