Archive for the ‘Lemonade from Lemons’ Category

Coaching an Uninvited Guest

Relating to the serious issue of cancer lately , on a thread I follow a FB friend asked the rhetorical question, "When is a tumor just a tumor?"  The answer, "When...

But What of the Cause?

I'd long contemplated this question abstractly, as it concerned others who entered the journey of "C."  Now it was real for me to contemplate.  Success in overcoming this adversity I...

What’s Important. The “C” Word.

Re "C".   The "C" stands for cancer but I eschew it s=use. I wish not to empower its ability to frighten and disturb people, or myself. Of course it depends...

Entrance Upon a Journey

Entrance was obtained through first ignoring a sore throat for several months.  Then when its persistence bothered me I went to an Urgent Care clinic. Strep infection was eliminated quickly.  I was...

Revisited

It's been quite a while.  I'm back -- to write. To answer the question: how does one tell a story revisited, backwards.  I might have chronologed this passage through its...

Say “Hi” to your Dragon?”

Walt Disney was a person in touch with his "Inner Child," that psychological concept made popular back in the 80's. Disney Corp to this day keeps churning out movies made of myth...

“Who Are Those Guys?”

Remember  the tireless posse chasing Paul Newman and Robert Redford in "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid?"  Tenacious and great trackers, they never slackened in their pursuit.  And because the posse wouldn't stop and couldn't be escaped,...

What You Are Is Where You Were When…

Without a Southern accent in Durham, North Carolina, sometime I'm asked, "Where are you from?"  Hah. "That's a long story..."    Because of what I do, and if there's time,...

“I’m Destitute:” Rebuilding from the ashes

I dropped by to visit a man opening his new business just the other day.  I'd received email notice of a "grand opening."  I've known him for 5 or 6...