Category Archives: Meditative Essay

Portrait of a 70 Year Old Man

“Portrait of a 70 Year Old” Aging is a fact of life. I’m reminded always of the short time of youth. It seems like yesterday. I’m reminded of aging, by my parents who are 80, who are slowing down, forgetful. … Continue reading

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“What’s the True Meaning of Christmas?”

By Dave Hood It is Christmas in the heart that puts Christmas in the air.—W. T. Ellis Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, … Continue reading

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Meditative Essay on Solitude

Solitude is a thing we crave. –Rick Bass, The Book of Yaak Solitude is bliss.—quoted by many people. Nowhere can a man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than his own soul.— Marcus Aurelius By Dave Hood What is … Continue reading

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