Month: March 2020

Do You See the Problem?

Is your life devoid of any challenge, issue, or (gasp!!!) “problem?” It seems most people do have something bothering them from time-to-time. Do you know that there are still people who would like to run screaming out of the room at the mere mention of a “problem?” Here is...

Whine, and Puhl, and Piss, and Moan

Yesterday I allowed myself a “Whine and Puhl* and Piss and Moan” day, including watching two romantic movies with sad, unresolved endings. The day culminated by going to bed without even saying goodnight to my partners and then sleeping 11 hours. I’m not afraid to share this rather “less-than-the-perfect-example”...

Who Do You Want To Kiss?

How are you doing this week in the midst of the worldwide pandemic? Wow – who would have thought we’d be asking that question even a few months ago? Whether you are going stir crazy or enjoying your “quarancation,” you and I are living through a unique, albeit dreadful,...

Finding Clarity No Matter What!

This posting is about spiritual principle delivered at times with words your spiritual leader may not be using at your Sunday morning service. If that offends you, please move on to another blog posting. Thanks! In Spirit, Truth, and Playfulness,Rev. Dr. Terry Drew Karanen I awoke this morning confused,...

Who Are You?

Have you answered that childhood question, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” I know seniors who are still struggling with it. Part of our desire to live our lives one way or the other has to do with the rules that society and marketing bombard...

Coronavirus Got You Panicking?

Are you worried about the reports of coronavirus, in particular COVID-19? If so, you’re not alone. But before we go into that, please take a look at the next few questions. How is your health? Excellent? Good? Fair? Lacking? I mean, overall, when you have to check a box...

Who Are Your Friends?

How many “friends” do you have on your social media accounts? 50? 100? 500? Over 1,000? Celebrities often have hundreds of thousands, if not millions of followers. The ease of “friending” someone on Facebook may in some ways have sullied the very word from which the term was derived....