Here’s a link to the Instagram post that caught my eye when it was posted just Wednesday. The photo is an older gentleman laying on his side, leaning on one arm – in what appears to be a park. He’s somewhere in Paris, even though the Instagram account is HumansFromNY. Sometimes the posts are from [...]

Making Less More

Note: This post originally appeared only to the private Facebook group. If you want inside, just click here. IS IT ESSENTIAL? DOES IT MATTER? DO YOU CARE ABOUT IT? HOW MUCH DO YOU CARE ABOUT IT? He was Oklahoma’s favorite son. For good reason. He died 84 years ago this coming August. Coming soon — [...]

The Going Up Was Worth The Coming Down (5026)

See him wasted on the sidewalk in his jacket and his jeans, Wearing yesterday’s misfortunes like a smile. Once he had a future full of money, love, and dreams, Which he spent like they was going out of style, And he keeps right on a’changing for the better or the worse, Searching for a shrine [...]

This Is My Letter To The World That Never Wrote To Me (5025)

“This is my letter to the world That never wrote to me” ― Emily Dickinson This is my letter to the World, That never wrote to me,-- The simple news that Nature told, With tender majesty. Her message is committed To hands I cannot see; For love of her, sweet countrymen, Judge tenderly of me! Ms. [...]

March 30, 2019 Saturday’s Smile (The Final Edition)

Jerry Van Amerongen, creator of my all-time favorite cartoon – BALLARD STREET – is riding off into the sunset. Jerry is 79. At 40 he left corporate sales and became a cartoonist. Ballard Street has been published since 1991. Before that he created “The Neighborhood” for 10 years. The man is an extraordinary talent and [...]

I Wanna Be Anxious For Tomorrow (5024)

Project Craving Encouragement Update Some personal stuff got in the way, but I’m pushing through. Doesn’t that often seem the case? I’m growing increasingly intent on ramping up the project because daily – every SINGLE day – I see the need. The need for encouragement. Mostly, I see the lack, which prompts the need. And [...]

March 23, 2019 Saturday’s Smile

Help The Yellow Studio & The Leaning Toward Wisdom Podcast Get A Rode Rodecaster Pro Now that Sweetwater has the unit, I’m linking up their E-gift-card link (you can enter ANY amount you want): Use email: The Reward – For A Special Leaning Toward Wisdom (LTW) Episode • 10-minute Skype call with me [...]