Scallywag

Love is all we have, the only way that each can help the other.

~ Euripides ~

Archive for April, 2014

New kitten on the block
As your kitten I promise to get into everything and tip whatever I can over. But in a cute way.

Not Another Kitten

April 27th, 2014 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 56 secs

New kitten on the block

New kitten on the block

Yes, another fluffy bundle. With our eldest son moving out and taking “his” cat Earwig with him, there was an obvious hole in the Feeger family household that only a third cat could fill. Read the rest of this entry »

Some symbols don't deserve our respect.
What has this got to do with the Olympic torch relay?

Sinister Start To Olympic Torch Relay

April 23rd, 2014 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 20 secs

Some symbols don't deserve our respect.

Some symbols don’t deserve our respect.

Who hasn’t been inspired by the sight of the Olympic torch run? Fused with a sense of ceremony and athletic enterprise, people the world over are stirred by this ancient Olympic tradition. Read the rest of this entry »

It's not just about eggs.
Does Easter compassion mean sharing your eggs?

Easter Violence And Its Answer

April 20th, 2014 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 49 secs

It's not just about eggs.

It’s not just about eggs.

Happy Easter to you! Whether your tradition is to celebrate this Christian tradition or not, I believe there is something worthy in its message for everyone. Read the rest of this entry »

Flexibility? Me?
The only changes I make are costume.

All Round Flexibility

April 14th, 2014 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 47 secs

Flexibility? Me?

Flexibility? Me?

Flexibility. It’s the ingenious body roll technique that lets you pick yourself up and dust yourself off again, ready for the next attempt. Read the rest of this entry »

Is happiness on the other side of the hill?
Is happiness that-a-way?

More To Happiness Than That

April 10th, 2014 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 0 secs

Is happiness on the other side of the hill?

Is happiness on the other side of the hill?

Happiness isn’t natural. There. I said it. You can think of a thousand ways for joy to well up of its own accord. Yet to have it in abundance, happiness requires more. Read the rest of this entry »

The secret to feeling better is not within.
Focus on your efforts to contribute.

Blame And Shame

April 5th, 2014 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 36 secs

The secret to feeling better is not within.

The secret to feeling better is not within.

You don’t need anyone else to blame you for anything because, chances are, you do it better yourself. Read the rest of this entry »

What is the answer?
How are we ever going to get agreement and move on?

Solutions Closer Than You Think

April 2nd, 2014 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 3 secs

What is the answer?

What is the answer?

Answers can be hard to come by. But, as is so often the case, solutions aren’t that far away. But getting them takes a genuine willingness to think in new ways. Read the rest of this entry »