Month: April 2021

  • Sometimes I feel like I am missing a day

    Bird Droppings April 6, 2021Sometimes I feel like I am missing a day So often I speak of coincidences in life. A few evenings back while helping my wife with some graphics and issues in a class she was teaching I was also thinking about a new Bird Droppings. Some ideas had hit me and […]

  • Green Bay Wisconsin is cold

    Bird Droppings April 5, 2021Green Bay Wisconsin is cold “It’s not whether you get knocked down; it’s whether you get back up.” Vince Lombardi It has been a few days since I used a Lombardi quote. Years back I can recall my father borrowing verbiage from the great coach of the Green bay Packers and […]

  • POTENTIAL

    Bird Droppings April 4, 2021POTENTIAL “Love is a complex experience which seems to follow no rules but its own. Romantic love can have the power of a hurricane or the tenderness of a soft wet wind. I have known, too, a chance introduction which instantly and magically merged into a lifelong friendship. And I’ve known […]

  • Hunting for the right words

    Bird Droppings April 3, 2021Hunting for the right words “The place to improve the world is first in one’s own heart and head and hands.” Robert M. Pirsig, American author Whether it is trying to offer a few words of condolence to friends whose loved one has passed away or trying to sort out the […]

  • A spiritual side to teaching

    Bird Droppings April 2, 2021A spiritual side to teaching “Solitude does not necessarily mean living apart from others; rather, it’s never living apart from one’s self. Not about the absence of other people – it is about being fully present to ourselves, whether or not we are with others.” Parker Palmer Dr. Parker Palmer is […]

  • Getting ready

    Bird Droppings April 1, 2021Getting ready “In the government schools, which are referred to as public schools, Indian policy has been instituted there, and it’s a policy where they do not encourage, in fact, discourage, critical thinking and the creation of ideas and public education.” Russell Means I walked early this morning before the sunrise […]