Roadrunner Musings

What Can I Do?

My evening meditation and reading always ends up being attended by my followers, Chili and Abe. I read another chapter of “A Guide to the Good Life – {the ancient art of stoic joy}” by William B. Irvine. As I read, I took a few notes, asked myself a couple questions, and had an...

Struggling Thru Pain

You know what? There is no lifestyle or choice you can make that will bring you a life with no pain or struggle. Life is pain and struggle. We all work through it our own way. Cry. Scream. Rage. Isolate yourself. Do whatever you need to do to ease it as it passes through....

You’re Making It So Hard

I’m struggling today. I’m not sure if it’s the crushing feeling of (virtual) bullshit all around me or that I’m simply not feeling well. My head hurts and I feel a little dizzy. I just want to eat something tasty. I’ve decided to rest today and not go through my regular housework routine. Maybe...

Speak. Because You Have Something to Add.

You guys! It’s so important to live out loud and honestly. Speak. Tell your stories. Show your pictures. Share your ideas, your thinking, and your passions. You may never get positive feedback. You may never gain followers or an income. It may feel like no one is ever listening or learning from you. But...

Mourning

To lament the perceived decline of the nation, is that only attachment? Will some new thing, some new way be discovered that will be greater? There was a time when we never did “science.” Someone discovered there were laws and principles behind natural phenomena, and the world began to change. It was the same...