Friendship is a relationship between 2, or more, individuals that is more than just that of being acquaintance. The “more” is of course relative and unique. While we all experience many friendships over our lifetime, we most often fail to realize, recognize or appreciate these friendships or the friends. I consider myself to be very, … More Friendship

Men and Friendship

Heard the radio program as I was heading to work after dropping my daughter. Off the bat I had a few questions: Is this phenomenon unique to America / Western World Is this a new development. I.e, was this not a issue 10 / 50 / 100 years ago? Is the assumption that the friendship … More Men and Friendship


It was a weird day. I heard of 2 of my friends ending their relationship. Earlier in the morning a friend from work mentioned that the relationship she had with for the last 5 years had ended. And later in the evneing I ran into one of my daughters’ friend’s parent who is going thru … More Breakup


Death has been on mind lately a little too much. More so than usual. April 9th, ’18 – Not sure why it was on my mind when I first those words above, but today I am writing specifically because of a recent death, but more generally because . . . . . All life will … More Death

2 Way

We don’t realize this but most things in life are bi-directional. Communication, relationship are 2 that comes to mind off the top. When we communicate we often pay more attention to what we say and what we hear and not enough on what the other is saying or maybe hearing. Just because I say something … More 2 Way

Safety Not Guaranteed

Jan 11th, ’14 – I wasn’t really aware of this movie till very recently. Then on my Netflix profile it showed up as a suggested movie. I happened to be working late yesterday (Friday) and I started playing it while I was still at work (and almost everyone at the office had left). I only … More Safety Not Guaranteed


Lately I have been trying to NOT start writing anything about a movie till I actually watch it, but I am making an exception here. From watching the trailer so far, to me, it seems to be a movie on the definition of “relationship”. Which is really interesting – given that we are having such … More her