Category Archives: Bad Things

Worst of Times and Best of Times

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” — Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities. When was the last time that sentence accurately described your life? – Daily Post This quote actually fits me pretty … Continue reading

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Home Is Where The Heart Is

In a new post specifically created for this challenge, share a picture that evokes HOME for you – Weekly Photo Challenge They say home is where the heart is. And for me that would be anywhere my daughter and wife are. … Continue reading

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Handling Crisis Situations

Honestly evaluate the way you respond to crisis situations. Are you happy with the way you react? – Daily Prompt Thankfully I can say that I have not had much experience in a crisis situation. Which is good because I … Continue reading

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The Value of Life

I recently came across two different stories which, to me, are complete opposites on the topic of the value of life. The first story is out of Belgium where two twins requested and received permission to die because they were … Continue reading

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The Notre Dame Scandal

You have heard all about the horrible Penn State problems with Jerry Sandusky. But have you heard about the rape accusations against Notre Dame? Probably not. http://www.thenation.com/blog/172042/notre-dame-and-penn-state-two-rape-scandals-only-one-cry-justice# Two separate women have been possibly assaulted by two players from the Notre … Continue reading

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When You Can’t Help The One You Love

Helplessness: that dull, sick feeling of not being the one at the reins. When did you last feel like that –- and what did you do about it – Daily Prompt My wife suffers from pretty bad headaches from time … Continue reading

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Colorado Theater Reopening

The Colorado theater where the mass shooting took place at the opening of the Dark Knight Rises movie is set to reopen. Before it reopens it has invited the family members of the victims along with local first responders to … Continue reading

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