Flipping Out

Come with me – YouTube. We’ve all had our moments like this, when we felt that we were just going to “flip out”.  And then we realize there may only be only one person coming with us on this wild fantasy ride and a maybe a goldfish named “Flipper”.  Tom Cruise does a great job…

Wine Bath

This morning I awoke as usual following my daily routine. I head downstairs in my pj’s ready to make my morning omelet. I open the fridge as usual and a wine bottle hits me and crashes to the floor. I was so startled I screamed. Broken glass was everywhere and of course wine all over…

The Rough Day

We’ve all had those days… you know, the Rough Day.  Sometimes it’s not that bad, but for that day it all got to you.  You cursed the world and it cursed right back at you. In our world, everything is affecting us in a way that is only understandable in only in our own eyes. …

Make it Brighter

The weather in Carlsbad was hot a couple weeks ago and now has changed to a moody, cloudy, brooding weather that everyone has been waiting for. The sky is dark in the morning and is casting a greyish covering. While some claim that their mood does not change with the weather, I believe it has….

Be a Buddhist

Have you ever driven somewhere and realized that you were completely on autopilot and ended up going to the post office instead of your mom’s house? Or have you ever left your keys in your underwear drawer and wondered how they got there? If we were mindful of every action we took at the time…

To Be or Not to Be… La Femme

La Femme Nikita, the ultimate transformation from a convicted felon to a trained assassin. No, I’m not telling you to be a trained assassin. And granted, she may have had some help in her transformation. Nikita was forced to have a life that changed her identity, her whole being. She became not just the ultimate…

Sense and Sensibility

The fight to write, or paint is the same as the fight to exercise.  People see these actions as something you do at your leisure.  When does the drive to do these things switch from want to need?  When your very well-being is dependent upon it. The fight will continue.  I guarantee it! People do…