Monthly Archives: February 2011

Perpetual Zero

  The end of the month is here again, and tomorrow is another first. The first day of the month, again, and the record books record a zero. Zero income, zero sales, zero purchases, and zero customers are just the … Continue reading

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A Downtown Gym Vacation

  “I should get in shape. I need to lose a few pounds. I need therapy on this shoulder or knee, but the drive is so far away from work. What I wouldn’t give for a massage during the middle … Continue reading

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Another MRZ CENTRE Outreach Story

  Each second and fourth Saturday of the month, the doors to the MRZ CENTRE in downtown Tallahassee open to receive guests who are in need of basic necessities. Groceries, clothing, shoes, sometimes medical care, and mostly care are given … Continue reading

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Advantageous Losing

  The little boy was overheard saying, “Losing is the Pitts!” after his little league baseball game, and most people would have to agree. The emotional expenditure for losing at something is not only significant, but it can be overwhelming. … Continue reading

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Stand and Wait

  Standing. Waiting. Standing. Waiting. Two of the most difficult parts of living are…standing and waiting. When everything else has been tried and all efforts have been made, stand. After one has stood, then he or she must wait. Both … Continue reading

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Stuck in Routines

  So, here’s the pattern. She wakes up, goes to the bathroom, meanders into the kitchen. She hasn’t bothered to put on makeup or brush her hair. It’s much too early for that, but rather she makes a pot of … Continue reading

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Two, Two and More Twos

  What is is about the word “two” anyway? “Two are better than one; It takes two to tango; Two bits; Two’s company, three’s a crowd; Two times the cheese as other brands; Take two; If two lie together, then … Continue reading

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