Category Archives: clutter

Put down the mouse and step away from the computer

I am stuck – held captive by the doldrums of indecision, the lethargy of apathy, the blue funk of the blahs. It’s not that I’m bored or looking for something to do. To the contrary, I have more “to-dos” than … Continue reading

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In addition to the fire that started several weeks ago, numerous brush fires have sprung up around Central Florida in the past few days. When our neighbor told us of the brush fire spotted a couple of miles from our … Continue reading

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It seems to be my nature to complicate things. For some mysterious reason a previously tidy room is engulfed in books, papers and craft supplies after I’ve spent a few minutes in it. In a case of pure irony, the … Continue reading

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How do I want to spend my time?

If I could spend all of my time doing anything I wanted to do, what would I do? Good question. What do I do with the “free” time I have now? I may not have 24/7 to myself, but I … Continue reading

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As I understand it, the essence of carving an object out of wood, marble, stone, etc. is to cut away the parts you don’t need to create the object you want. I’m trying to do that with my life — … Continue reading

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