Every Day is a Good Day

Every Day is a Good Day

“My glass is gonna be ‘half-full’ at all times. I’m gonna make the best of every situation. I’m gonna make sure that every day is a good day.” -Rodney Scott The STORYHamilton, South Carolina- 1988A crossroad and (3) traffic lightsHome of Rodney ScottPopulation? 348...
Would you count the money?

Would you count the money?

“No one does his best work with crosshairs on his back” -Lt. Matt Casey Truck 81- Chicago Fire The STORY “Will he count the money or just put it in his pocket?” “He’ll count it- for sure,” my mother-in-law replied. It was 1968. After asking the question, the host of...
Por favor, señor!

Por favor, señor!

“Tell me what you pay attention to and I will tell you who you are”  -Jose Ortega y Gasset The STORY You know the drill… As your plane lands, the flight attendants remind us (multiple times) to stay in our seats with our seatbelts fastened, “…until the plane has come...
Nous Defions!

Nous Defions!

“Refuse to lower your standards to accommodate those who refuse to raise theirs.” -Gary Ryan Blair Ever played “limbo?” No, I’m not talking about the video game, I’m talking about where two people hold a bar or pole parallel to and some distance above the ground while...
My [Very] Best Friend…

My [Very] Best Friend…

“Oh, you’re the best friend that I ever had I’ve been with you such a long time You’re my sunshine and I want you to know That my feelings are true I really love you Oh, you’re my best friend”  -Queen The STORY 24 years ago today, I had the...
The Most POWERFUL Word…

The Most POWERFUL Word…

“Do all the good you can, By all the means you can, In all the ways you can, In all the places you can, At all the times you can, To all the people you can, As long as ever you can.” ― John Wesley” Here’s the STORY… Our Uber driver, Sam, pulled up in front of our...