Bird Droppings June 4, 2013
How difficult is it finding ourselves within the fog of education?
“The more sand that has escaped the hourglass of life, the clearer we should see through it.” Jean Paul Sartre
As I was looking for thoughts and ideas to start, I actually was going a different direction when by accident or should I say coincidence found this quote. As we get older we have experienced more and if we have learned from our experience the hour glass does clear…Continue
Bird Droppings June 4, 2012
How do we see things?
When I spend time alone with my granddaughter who is now eighteen months old we communicate in a sort of pointing fingers, hand signs, words, facial gestures and occasionally a pop pop I will show you what I want look as she picks up the item. She is learning much like setting a dry sponge on a table with a puddle of water and it is soaking up. I am amazed each time I see her at how much more she has learned in a week. As I sat…Continue
Bird Dropping May 21, 2012
Can we really be human?
“If you can’t feed a hundred people, then feed just one.” Mother Teresa
Over the weekend in several discussions on how we as humans treat each other primarily oriented around the concept of race I mentioned once or twice how we are all the same species divided by culture and environment. Such a simple opportunity for us as humans and we have been given that with recent events around the world, wars, floods, typhoons, oil…Continue