Today a man died at the age of 76. But this was no ordinary man. This was a man with a criminal record who got straightened out, became a successful boxer. His career was taking a downturn but he was determined to get back in the ring. And then, he just happened to be found in the wrong place at the wrong time. And the rest is history.
Former world boxing champion Mike Tyson tweeted about this unusual man. “We lost a great man today. Rubin ‘hurricane’ Carter, the boxer who was wrongfully accused and became a symbol for racial injustice. Continue reading
Love is a verb, it involves internal and external action. It is so easy to say “I love you” to someone who is providing what you need in the moment, is pleasing your senses, and is doing and being what you believe is correct. The emotion of love is just that – an emotion. And emotions can be quite fickle, changing in an instant. Continue reading
I Loved Singing Romantic Love Songs….
As a lifelong learner and synthesizer, I have always loved to study a subject in depth and then study a slightly different approach to that same subject and then another approach. For example, when I learned guitar, I studied folk, jazz and joined a rock band course. Each new instructor thought that he or she had the secret to speeding up or accelerating my learning. But for me there was no way to rush the process. Continue reading