Week 1

My first week of school is in the books!  Talk about having my brain stretched.  If sitting in class listening to lecture isn’t a total change of pace for me (it is), add to that learning a new campus, online school software, and parking lots, and my brain was kept seriously busy creating new synapses.Continue reading “Week 1”

My Big Leap

OK – here we go!  After much deliberation and researching to see how viable this plan was, the pieces are now in play. I’m starting out on a path towards becoming a medical doctor.  I need all the information in those books in the picture above to get in my head – stat! The realityContinue reading “My Big Leap”

An Old Guy on Grief

I came across this article a few days ago when someone posted it on Facebook. A woman had lost her friend, and she was reaching out online to ask how to deal with grief.  On reddit.com, she wrote, “My friend just died.  I don’t know what to do.”  While she received many answers and aContinue reading “An Old Guy on Grief”

Two Lives

“Tyler changed my life.  He showed me the magic and the beauty within the most unexpected things.  He gave me strength just by holding my hand.  He gave me purpose and a sense of calm.”   – Catrina Simbe I recently went to a fundraising dinner.  It was for a foundation called Tyler’s Grace, createdContinue reading “Two Lives”

5 Important Lessons

I came across the following video on the interwebs, through an email that had a link, that led to another a link, and then to another…you know how those web discoveries go. I’ve heard about near-death experiences (NDEs, as they’re called), and though I haven’t really dug in and followed any specific story, I’ve heardContinue reading “5 Important Lessons”

Fergus the Dog

I received an email in my inbox the other day from Reid Tracy, the CEO of Hay House.  No, it wasn’t to me personally 🙂 …it’s just part of a e-newsletter I get.  The content struck a chord with me that I wanted to share with you. Fergus is Reid’s dog.  On a recent roadContinue reading “Fergus the Dog”