october 16, 2018

“When a negative thought enters your mind, think three positive thoughts. Train yourself to flip the script.” ~ Unknown     When the sunset is beautiful, you go outside and marvel at it. Maybe even take a photo even thought it pales in comparison to the real thing. Sunsets are gifts.

october 6, 2017

“I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.” ~ Henry Rollins     This was the sunrise I woke to yesterday as seen from mom and dad’s driveway. It was a beautiful start to the day, and it was particularly appreciated given events that lay ahead. I never cease

may 6, 2014

“If you can lie down at night, knowing in your heart that you made someone’s day just a little bit better, you know you had a good day.” ~ Unknown     Last Friday I had the chance to see renovations to the community center in West Liberty. It used to be the high school until 1977 (ish) when they built a new high school at Index. Then, it became