July 4, 2021 – Independence Day – Deeper Meaning?

This July 4th weekend was supposed to be a triumphant return to love, joy, live music and friendship. It didn’t turn out that way. It’s no one’s fault and I’m not complaining. I am seeking understanding for both my own mixed feelings and for the multi-layered feelings of others. First of all, everyone is stillContinue reading “July 4, 2021 – Independence Day – Deeper Meaning?”

My new blog is called “Spritual Smile” but… What is a “Spiritual Smile”?

There is a moment when everything goes wrong. Like the song says, “When the dog bites, when the bee stings…” In that moment, nothing is perfect. Not even close. Nothing is going right. If you are lucky, you sit down and have a good cry. Or just let out a big, deep sigh. Suddenly, byContinue reading “My new blog is called “Spritual Smile” but… What is a “Spiritual Smile”?”