Category Archives: Happy

Is Mental Illness Hereditary?

I sometimes wonder to what extent mental illness is hereditary. Is there a gene that’s passed down through generations? I only think of this because of the struggles within the Hemingway family. I’ve been reading about the life of Ernest Hemingway … Continue reading

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The Unexpected Death of Patrick Day

I have been reflecting with great sadness on the death of the boxer Patrick Day. Last Saturday, October 12, 2019, he lost a boxing match in the 10th round. It was a knockout, losing to Charles Conwell. Day endured brain … Continue reading

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Say What You Really Mean Up Front

I got a call this morning from a stakeholder in another agency about setting up a meeting with his team and mine. He offered to bring his team to my office. We work together often in collaboration on projects, but … Continue reading

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Side Hustle: Hyre Car

There’s a market for everything. You ever heard of Hyrecar? I just learned of it today. It’s a relatively new service that allows you to rent out your car to car-less people. You make money for loaning your car to … Continue reading

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Since I Fell For You, by Will Saunders

I love how closely you can connect to a song and be deeply moved because of how it speaks to things, people, or situations you have faced. That’s something that is universal and everyone I know can relate to that … Continue reading

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Age ‘Aint Nothing But A Number, by Will Saunders

One day I was talking to a group of people about incorporating more physical activity into their daily routine. Moving more is so key to optimal health. This can be of particular importance the older we get. So, as I … Continue reading

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Let’s Broaden Our Experiences, by Will Saunders

I was recently having a discussion with a work colleague about my summer vacation plans, and I mentioned my plans to visit the Prince mansion and his Paisley Park and his recording studios. Not only was this person unfamiliar with … Continue reading

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Random Musings, by Will Saunders

~~ all that glitters ‘aint gold, and sometimes you’ll find a diamond when you clean off that dirty stone ~~ I’m one of those people who try to see the best in and want the most for and from everybody. … Continue reading

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Dang, Someone is Always Watching, by Will Saunders

I’m often reminded how much I influence others. It’s good inspiration for me, because I’m often second guessing myself or I don’t think my success or progress or progress is as great as I think it is or want it … Continue reading

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Michael Jackson: Ben, by Will Saunders

Are you a fan of Michael Jackson’s music? I think you don’t need to look too long and hard to find MJ fans. I’m certainly one. I’ve been a fan for as long as I can remember. In elementary school, … Continue reading

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