Photo: “THE BEST RULERS ARE BARELY KNOWN TO MEN”* “The great ruler speaks little and his words are priceless   He works without self-interest And leaves no... read more
“Collage is the twentieth century’s greatest invention.”  ~ Robert Motherwell   While artists have been utilizing combinations of mixed media for some time, “collage”... read more
“Flow with whatever may happen and let your mind be free. Stay centered by accepting whatever you are doing. This is the ultimate.” ~ Chuang Tzu “One makes one’s best choices from a... read more
Seeing this hometown hero in action makes my wife and I want to be better people. We are going to donate our time to the local soup kitchen as a start. We hope you are moved to action also.
Who would have thought that such a simple action can have such a profound effect on the level of happiness in our lives? Catch the setup in the first 30 seconds, the beauty of the experiment... read more
There’s a lot of traffic here in the Bay area … both in the streets as well as in the stores! More than usual … Part of this time of year of course is the excited expectation of coming together,... read more
Couple sleeping with cute daughter in bed
Coaching people on health and fitness is my passion—and a great way to stay reminded of the things I must do for my own health. Am I perfect? Hardly. But I do pride myself on striking a balance... read more
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Nathan Schneider’s “God In Proof” explores the history of the search for existence of God, from the Greek philosophers to today’s New Atheists. A friend once asked me, “What’s something big you’ve... read more
I have a crazy fascination for parables. Life lessons served up in short stories seem to stick to my mental bones. What this woman is saying feels like a lost art form, and I must say, that’s kind of... read more