Category Archives: Metaphysics

I Am 60 Today

In the 1950s:

We had a 19” Black & White TV.  I watched this and laughed.

Continue reading

40 Comments

Filed under Communications, humor, Metaphysics, Thinking about thinking

Sad Thoughtful Mysterious Intimate Reverent Merry Redeemed

2013 Christmas Clip Show

Continue reading

4 Comments

Filed under Acting, Cinema, Emotions, Ethics and Morality, humor, Literature, Metaphysics, Television

Getting High

Oralert

One of the clinical support jobs I perform when not taking x-rays is drug testing.  We have different kinds of kits, ones that test urine and ones that test saliva.  There’s also a portable “breathalyzer” to check for alcohol consumption.  Some local companies hire us to go to their location a few times each month to do random tests.  Others send employees to the clinic.  The employer specifies what drugs are to be tested for, and in what situations to test. Continue reading

24 Comments

Filed under humor, Metaphysics, Self-Esteem

Enlighten Me

A m clouds

You are on one side of a closed door.  There are other rooms on the other side of the door.  You can’t see them, but you know they are there.  When you were traveling through the space between sleeping and waking, you remember having been on the other side of the door. Continue reading

23 Comments

Filed under Metaphysics

Invisible Mikey:

Since I’m getting a number of hits on this old article, I guess it’s time to bring it back!

Originally posted on Invisible Mikey:

13,000 Santas in Londonderry – @Arthur Allison

Over time, the best and worst in people becomes concentrated and specified.  The dual nature of Christmas is a superb example.

View original 540 more words

4 Comments

Filed under Emotions, Metaphysics, symbolism

Getting in the Spirit

A Newsy Post you can Sing Along With

Life is Beautiful (1997)

The time between Halloween and New Year’s Day seems to go by faster every year.  I’m doing less than I used to, on purpose, but it still feels like activities, responsibilities, even the passage of hours speeds up. Continue reading

12 Comments

Filed under Cinema, Emotions, Metaphysics, Music

Review: 10 Steps to Finding Your Happy Place

(The BOOK)

 (The cover has an inviting painting of a happy place.) Continue reading

15 Comments

Filed under Emotions, forgiveness, Literature, Metaphysics, Self-Esteem