Category: holidays

Creepy Comments From Children Are you getting ready for Halloween? Here’s some creepy comments from children to get you in a spooky state of mind. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Could Santa’s reindeer be getting a little help from these magic mushrooms? Apparently some Saami shamans did too. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Giving Homeless Warm Clothes in Minus -31 Degree Subzero Temperatures Denver, CO. Several years ago we had the pleasure of working with Chance Buell, the creator of this video. We knew Chance was a great videographer/producer/director/editor and now we know something else we’d always suspected: He’s a great guy! Way to go, Chance! TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Shadow People, Hat Man, Sleep Paralysis, Old Hag, Negative Energy Vampires, Djinn. If you’re into woo-woo this is for you. Interesting visuals. The eminent theoretical physicist Stephan Hawking supports the idea of beings from other dimensions entering ours. Happy Halloween! TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Since my childhood, pumpkin carving has evolved from the triangle-eyes-nose-curved-mouth-with-one-tooth style to more sophisticated sculptures. Now Ray Villafane has brought pumpkin carving to even higher levels. Villafane Studios creates works in sand and designs toys, too. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Some days work out with a theme a person wouldn’t have seen coming at the outset. So it was last week. I went to Nativity Jesuit Middle School in Milwaukee last Monday, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, to meet with my friend Barb Grandoe and the school principal, Jim Wilkinson. We discussed my giving some […]

At this unique time in history we probably ought to abandon making forgettable resolutions for the coming year and instead look beyond 2013 by making resolutions for the next 5,125 years, the length of time it will take for the Mayan calendar to complete another full cycle. Before we begin planning we ought to first […]

The time of getting and giving Christmas gifts is breathing right in our faces again, having leaped upon us like an impatient panther even faster than it has in years past. I believe that’s because the Mayan calendar says that things happen faster and faster as the end of a 5,125 year cycle approaches. In […]

0209 - Thanksgiving 2012 - FI

This is the day we Americans celebrate abundance with feasts great and modest, with a multitude of football games from high school right on up to the pros, and with the traditional falling asleep on sofas and recliners, stuffed as surely as was the Thanksgiving turkey. And like the name says, we give thanks. We […]

Terence Mckenna's 'novelty wave' over a 25–year period. Higher points on the vertical axis represent instances of habitual trends in universal phenomena, or did you already recognize that? Image courtesy of Wikipedia.

If you read my most recent past post you know that I have little enthusiasm for New Year’s resolutions. Hope is another matter. I do have two hopes for the new year. At the very least, hope makes us feel better when we’ve got a headache (hope in pharmaceuticals), when we’ve lost our wallet (hope […]