©2018 Kari Carlisle Today should be the most important day of the year – National Read a Book Day. It’s never been easier to get a book, and yet it seems people are reading fewer than ever. There… Read moreYour Brain Needs This
©2018 C. Henry Martens I lived in Nevada, east of Moundhouse, and I worked west, so drove through the red-light district daily for years. I never used the facilities. But when I was going to college in… Read moreHouse of the Rising Sun
©2018 C. Henry Martens The beast champs on the bit as it becomes excited. It inspects you with one eye. You catch the earthy odor of equine as you place a foot in the stirrup, gripping the reins and taking… Read moreWhat do you Feel Riding a Horse?
©2018 Kari Carlisle Born at the tail end of the “Baby Boomer” era, I share many traits ascribed to both Baby Boomers and Generation X. It’s always interesting to attend training/conference sessions on generational differences and see where I’m supposed… Read moreBabies Who Can Swipe
©2018 Kari Carlisle I have heard the term “hoarder” bandied about lately. Ever since reality TV has featured hoarding situations, people have begun using the term to refer to anyone with a lot of stuff. As someone with a… Read moreHoarder, Collector, or Prepper?
©2018 Kari Carlisle I’ve always disliked movies in which the girl, facing mortal danger, screams or faints, and the man, the hero, comes to her rescue. Fortunately, the last few decades have given us a plethora of amazing… Read more5 Badass Women of Sci-Fi and How They Inspire Me
©2018 Kari Carlisle During my first year of college, I wrote a paper for my Psych 101 class on the dangers of watching cartoons on children. I cited examples of kids jumping off roofs to be like Superman. I wrote… Read moreCan H.A.L. Save Your Kids?
©2018 C. Henry Martens I’ve been on a journey of discovery for about twelve years now. The trek didn’t begin a dozen years ago, it started when I was born, but my conscious participation began with a couple of… Read moreIntrospection and Seeking Reality
©2017 Kari Carlisle Yes, it’s that time of year again. Christmas is over, and the new year is fast approaching. If you’re like me, these days between the holidays are a good time for reflection on the past year… Read more5 Essential Steps to Achieve Your Goals
©2017 C. Henry Martens Context: noun. The circumstances that form the setting for an event, statement, or idea, and in terms of which it can be fully understood and assessed. Also, the parts of something written or spoken… Read moreContext