So We Beat On, Boats Against The Current

Life can be crazy; likewise, it can be amazing one moment and devastating the next; or seem so, anyway. Life’s experience can give one the illusion that they have everything under control; everything in its place, neatly arranged and secured. I find it odd how we are always surprised when things go haywire- and again […]

‘Kubla Khan’ by Samuel Taylor Coleridge

‘Kubla Khan’ Samuel Taylor Coleridge, (1772 – 1834) “Or a Vision in a Dream. A Fragment” (see below) In Xanadu did Kubla Khan A stately pleasure dome decree: Where Alph, the sacred river, ran Through caverns measureless to man Down to a sunless sea. So twice five miles of fertile ground With walls and towers […]

Henry W. Longfellow’s Compilation

In a book of poems & quotes compiled by the famous Henry W. Longfellow (1807-1882), on the inside of the front cover, is this awesome quote by Thomas Carlyle. OF ALL THE THINGS which man can do or make here below, by far the most momentous, wonderful, and worthy are the things we call books. […]

More from Willie Nelson’s Book…

Texas’ beloved native son, poet, and one of a kind iconic badass, Willie Nelson explains how he quit smoking cigarettes, his experience with pills and fame, and how he was introduced to marijuana. Willie Nelson explain how he quit smoking cigarettes, his experience with pills and how he was introduced to marijuana. I tried a […]

From the How Not to Be A (explitive): Networking for Dumbass’s

3 Tips to Help Keep You from Burning Any Bridges While Learning to Navigate the Sea of ‘Networking’ Don’t ask anything of anyone you wouldn’t be able to & /or wouldnt be willing to do for someone else. If someone likes your page, and/or helps to promote your content, if at all possible, do the […]

Choose Your Struggle

…Everybody enjoys what feels good… everybody wants that. It’s easy to want that. A more interesting question, a question that most people don’t consider, is, “What pain do you want in your life?””What are you willing to struggle for?” Because that seems to be a greater determinant in how our lives turn out… because happiness requires struggle. It grows […]