Scallywag

What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.

~ Pearl Bailey ~

Archive for January, 2013

No need to play hardball with your boss.
There's no point trying to ruin your boss's golf game.

How To Handle Your Dratted Boss

January 21st, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 19 secs

No need to play hard ball with your boss.

If you’re lucky, your boss is a gem and you look up to her or him with profound admiration. But if they are the rule rather than the exception, then your boss is a problem. Read the rest of this entry »

Sick and tired of two-faced people in your life?
How do you deal with two-faced people?

What Do You Do With Two-Faced People?

January 20th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 9 secs

Sick and tired of two-faced people in your life?

Two-faced people are disappointing, aren’t they? All sweetness and light to your face; spitefulness to your back. How do you deal with people like that to prevent their malice overwhelming you? Read the rest of this entry »

City or country,  life isn't easy.
Everybody needs a little life support now and then.

A Little Life Support

January 20th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 40 secs

City or country, life isn’t easy.

There’s a fine line between life and death. Being our last day in Sydney, Ruth and I decided on catching the train to the airport. Read the rest of this entry »

Care connects us.
How can we help people care?

Care Appeal

January 19th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 42 secs

Care connects us.

Care comes out. You can always tell when it’s there, or, when it’s not. Read the rest of this entry »

Now, where am I today?
Why travel? Your anwer could be revealing.

Travel My Way

January 17th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 29 secs

Now, where am I today?

When you travel, you might decide it’s better to charge around everywhere. The trouble is, rushing hither and yon doesn’t let you connect. Read the rest of this entry »

Bring your own love. People need it.
Bring your own love. People need it.

Where Is The Love?

January 16th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 29 secs

Bring your own love. People need it.

You wouldn’t expect to find love in a Holocaust Museum, would you? But when Ruth and I went to the one in Sydney today, love spoke too. Read the rest of this entry »

Your cat knows best.
Cats like watching you.

25 Cat Quotes… At Last

January 15th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 47 secs

Your cat knows best.

Cats are a dominating factor in our life. So, I realized, it was time I posted a range of quotes devoted to our little feline friends (while cat haters, meanwhile, should look the other way)… Read the rest of this entry »

Family means we belong.
You will always be part of a family.

We Are Family

January 15th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 22 secs

Family means we belong.

You are somebody’s daughter or someone’s son and you will always be part of a family. Read the rest of this entry »

Cruelty is the thing that makes people ugly.
Cruelty makes ugly people.

Ugly People Alert!

January 13th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 7 secs

Cruelty is the thing that makes people ugly.

Yes, ugly people are everywhere. They may or may not look particularly unattractive, but their actions are totally repelling. Read the rest of this entry »

Beauty, by nature, celebrates variety.
Beauty is never narrow minded.

The Beauty of Diversity

January 13th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 1 sec

Beauty, by nature, celebrates variety.

Beauty, thankfully, is far more than skin deep. Those folk who keep getting stuck at this first base sure are missing a lot, because identity goes a whole lot further. Read the rest of this entry »