T.S. Eliot wrote that April is the cruelest month. For me, it is probably October. Forty-one years ago, I was off in college and received a letter from my mother that one of my high school classmates had disappeared. I called home frantic. Over the rest of the month, I received additional letters from home; newspaper clippings of the search for Rocky, follow […]
This is another article written for the News and Religion course I am taking at the Religious Freedom Center at the Newseum. I will be participating in the classes DC Immersion Experience Monday through Wednesday of this coming week. This will include a Open House which I encourage friends in the DC area to attend. Now, on with the article: This week in News […]
This time of year there are almost too many events to recommend and cover. I just want to thank the great Roxy Perry for putting on a spectacular show last weekend. Highlights included Roxy herself, better than ever on vocals and harp. Scott Lebish just sparkled on drums at the Monster B’s Holiday Jam. […]
Yes, now I am writing for three publications and my first article for the launch of Redding/Easton/Weston Patch on Monday December 6, is about String Fingers Band. String Fingers played last night, November 30 in Boston and will be playing tonight in Montpelier,Vermont. SFB will make it’s triumphant return to Connecticut Thursday to play live at […] […]
I have been thinking about this topic for quite some time now. In the beginning, I didn’t know how I would approach a topic typically reserved for those in the final third of their life. Some people avoid the topic and some wait until they have to. What I am proposing is something different. Many […]
I have spent the entirety of my 30s trying to figure out what my purpose is in life. In my 20s, I thought that I had it all figured out. I, of course, was wrong. Life threw me enough curveballs that it left me at times wondering which end was up. Determined as always, I […]
In August, I made the decision to take a little break from both of my blogs during the middle of September. I’ve been writing my blogs for over seven years, first every day when I started then I slowly decreased the frequency to once a week. I normally take my hiatus in December. That will...
Good Morning fellow Wisdom and Lifers: I’m taking a brief hiatus from my two blogs. I will return in October. Be Happy! Be Well! Be Positive! Blessings to you. — Chris Once you realize that life is eternal, That our souls our eternal, That we return to...