Posted on 11. Oct, 2016.
I have been a social studies teacher for 23 years, and a student of history for over 30. If you have been a student in the New York State public school system, you were in our social studies classes, perhaps even mine. In that time, my colleagues and I have taught you about world events […]
Posted on 02. Sep, 2016.
Prometheus brought the greeks the gift of fire. Zeus was against it because he wanted the greeks to continue to depend on the gods for their existence. The fear was that fire would make them too independent. Prometheus disagreed and defied the mighty Zeus. As humans learned to work with fire and discovered it’s many […]
Posted on 12. Jun, 2016.
Pulse: It represents life. It means our hearts are beating and our blood is moving Through our veins Keeping us warm Allowing for: The chance to love To work To laugh and dance To be free and to celebrate Life Pulse: Aptly named A place to honor a man Who died of AIDS Who […]
Posted on 21. Feb, 2016.
Do you know yourself? Sounds like a pretty simple question. I mean, you plan your day, place one foot in front of the other, have a pretty good idea how you will act in each of the routine interactions you will have from waking to sleeping. You know what you want out of life, choose […]
Posted on 10. Jan, 2016.
If you were on trial for your eternal life, what would the prosecutor present as evidence? This movie was brilliant in the way it light-heartedly opened our minds to the next phase of life after our bodies die. It’s a subject we Americans so desperately avoid discussing. But why? Impermanence is the state […]
Posted on 07. Sep, 2015.
It’s quite possible that at this moment you don’t actually believe that your individual thoughts and emotions are particularly powerful or consequential. I mean, if we have 50,000 thoughts a day, how could any one, or even small group of thoughts, be a “life-developing” thought? I’d like the chance to change your mind. Our consciousness is […]
Posted on 04. Sep, 2015.
Every year my husband and I go looking for the tree that will become a part of our home for most of the month of December and one week in January. It becomes a part of our family and holds our long collected, uniquely special ornaments. Every year, like clockwork, we find ourselves standing in […]
Posted on 27. Jul, 2015.
As a LONG TIME Shaun T Fan I have to tell you I am excited about this program. I started my own journey with Insanity over 4 years ago and have done all of his programs as a result. I was never much for rhythm, so hopefully Shaun can help me in that department too! […]