Monthly Archives: January 2016

Liberty Still Lives

This is one of most eye opening interviews I have seen in a while. Is is possible that we have moved so far away from the feeling of liberty that we don’t even know what it is anymore? Have we … Continue reading

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The Flow of a River

I walked along the mighty river that ran the course defined by the laws of the universe and thought about the fact that there is the same definition that runs though us all. The very same energy lives lives inside … Continue reading

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Check Yourself Bro”

There are times where I really have the need to check my thoughts. There are always outside influences that have power over my thoughts but I have to remember that there are things that I can control in my life … Continue reading

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A False Sense of Government

When a child is convinced that it his wealthy Daddy who controls everything that child will concede to his Daddy to obtain those things he desires. As that child grows and learns of the many freedoms and experiences he was … Continue reading

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Thoughts from the Redwoods

A tree falls to the ground in the forest and right away as the compassionate species we are we quickly try to find solutions to fix the problem. We want to do something because hey, “It has fallen”. Tree’s have … Continue reading

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Just Breathe

Sometimes all you need to do is breathe. There are times where are minds become so jumbles with through of things we need to do, things we want to do and the after thought of how can I get it … Continue reading

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Seeking Refuge from Noise

As the world around me seems to be getting louder and more demanding of attention I find great comfort in sitting down to a hot cup of coffee in the wee hours of the morning and transferring my thoughts through … Continue reading

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What is the American Dream?

With all of the changes our country is going through many believe that the American Dream is dead. But what exactly is the American Dream? I believe it all started just years after the beginning of our own Industrial Revolution … Continue reading

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A Storm is a Brewing, Are you Ready?

… Blizzard Warning remains in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to 6 am EST Sunday… * hazard types… heavy snow and wind with blowing and drifting snow Friday afternoon through Saturday night. Sleet may mix with the snow Friday … Continue reading

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Divine Surge Protector Intervention

Twenty minutes, 1 mile, that’s it. That is all I did on the treadmill this morning as I had set out to do. The funny thing about this mornings walk was that as I got near the end I got … Continue reading

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