Tag Archive | personal responsibility

Be powerful: choose love, avoid fear


Hello readers, We are living in a special time in which great changes are taking place. In fact, together, we are bringing about a historic paradigm shift. As the electromagnetic energies of the Earth rise and the polar shift continues, human beings are experiencing much turmoil all over the planet. The opportunity to raise our […]

Yin and Yang: the political divide in America


  Hello readers, In America, we live in an either/or world. Either you are an individualist (a Republican or Libertarian) or you are a progressive socialist (Democrat). Did it ever occur to anyone that a person who is concerned about social issues may also be an independent, self-responsible person? And how about those Americans who […]

Nanny State: What does this term really mean?


Hello readers, I was recently listening to a BBC program transmitted on National Public Radio about Australia and how the government is increasingly passing legislation to regulate even the smallest aspects of peoples’ lives, including attempting to restrict or ban the use of Vegemite! The announcer used the term “Nanny State” regarding this behavior, and […]

progressive reawakening


Hello readers, Are you an idealist? If you are anything like me, it probably really bothers you when you see an individual or some group of people or defenseless animals becoming the object of mistreatment or discrimination. Like me, you might be struggling to make a living and having the feeling that the little safety […]

Guardian Angels Teach Us to Fly


Hello readers, The last few days I have been mulling over how my life seems to have gotten progressively more challenging the last several years.  At times, I have felt despair, as if a curse has enveloped me, as difficult persons and situations have entangled me in their webs of intrigue, their narcissistic dramas and […]

Unrivaled Sibling: Forgiveness of Dreams Undone


A colleague’s face is painted with my sister’s shadow Resentment springs where attention undeserved was lost Unspoken conversations over decades remain intact A mind weaves poisonous threads easily Cut outs of unnecessary misery excised My sister’s bitter note “wish you were dead” No longer matters So sad you feel I stole the love you craved […]

Blue Gold: World Water Wars – A review of an important documentary film


Greetings, readers.  Last night I watched Blue Gold: World Water Wars.  The dvd was recommended to me by a patron at the library where I work.  Directed by Sam Bozzo and released in 2008, the film was inspired by the book “Blue Gold: The Fight to Stop the Corporate Theft of the World’s Water” by Maude […]