Month: February 2013

  • Writing as opposed to say only sending a digital image

    Bird Droppings February 5, 2013 Writing as opposed to say only sending a digital image “Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him.” Aldus Huxley In 1965 I was introduced to this author in a tenth grade English Class. The book was Brave New […]

  • Solitude is within ones soul and heart

    Bird Droppings February 4, 2013 Solitude is within ones soul and heart “No person, standing before this mystery, has the wisdom or the knowledge to see across the curtain. But for those who stand before their dead with aching hearts and tear filled eyes, one affirmation endures..one truth remains…and one light shines clear. Where there […]

  • Why would anyone be a teacher?

    Bird Droppings February 3, 2013 Why would anyone be a teacher? I was talking with students several days ago about going into teaching and one of the students actually wanted to be a teacher. Along that line the Georgia Legislator had discussed previously if only briefly increasing teacher pay by four percent after numerous years […]

  • Apathy is being there and never having really gone

    Bird Droppings February 1, 2013 Apathy is being there and never having really gone “The problem isn’t materialism as such. Rather it is the underlying assumption that full satisfaction can arise from gratifying the senses alone. Unlike animals whose quest for happiness is restricted to survival and to the immediate gratification of sensory desires, we […]