Guardians: Durwaigh Galleries

New mini-film by Durwaigh Galleries:http://www.duirwaighgallery.com/movie.htm

Messengers

"Children are messengers we send to a time that we will not see."I saw this quote today on a church billboard on my way...

Keep it simple

Shave with Ockham's razor.http://37days.typepad.com/37days/2006/05/shave_with_ockh.html"Ockham's Razor is a logical principle attributed to the mediaeval philosopher William of Ockham, a principle stating that one should not...

Just Do It

Random Thoughts:I worry so much about making the most of my life. How much does it matter? I am one person living on this...

My Grandmother’s Eulogy

The eulogy I delivered (loosely....at least these are my NOTES....not sure how closely I stuck to it) at my Grandmother's funeral.“The number one indicator...

The Music of the Night

Diva and I went to see Phantom of the Opera Sunday night....what an incredible show! The set was out of this world....I wish we had...

Hijacking of the Amydala

http://www.eqtoday.com/archive/hijack.html by Joshua FreemanCopied and pasted from the article at the link above."What happens scientifically when you get really mad:The routes from sensation to action...

Sample 6 Second Pauses

From the same site:Sample Six Second Pause Activities:Count to six in a foreign language you are learning. Remember six of the Seven Dwarfs in...

6 Second Pause

I've now been an ex-smoker for almost 2 months....I was reading an article today that made me realize one of the main things I...

Handel’s Messiah

We went to see Handel's Messiah tonight....it was so wonderful! Diva liked it but said it was too long. She loved most the ladies and...

Getting Over Takes Too Much Time

This is something that I've often said, in different words, to the young people I work with. I tell them that they spend more...

Time Travel: On heroism

I'm reading a book about the Titanic (A Night to Remember - one of the first books written about the tragedy and considered one of...

MLK Quote

MLK Quote:"My personal trails have also taught me the value of unmerited suffering. As my sufferings mounted I soon realized that there were two...

Animals….and the way they are

 Dog Eat Dog World I've often pondered the process by which human beings have evolved into a "higher" species....I find it fascinating stuff...

Empathy and Morality and the Brain

Note: I originally wrote this years ago when I read the original studies and have updated the links in November 2009.Are the roots of...