In the Galaxy · Word Slinger

Tattoo’s: To Tattoo or Not to Tattoo?

On my walk this evening, this thought came to me. It came to me and I thought it out; as  I swatted away bugs who flew directly for my face, the sun blinding me in my eyes and the spider webs I somehow always walk into and spend the rest of the time imagining spiders…… Continue reading Tattoo’s: To Tattoo or Not to Tattoo?

52 Books in a Year

How many books can you read in a year?

  After perusing through Barnes and Noble with my peach ice tea in hand and four books in the other hand; a thought entered my mind. I have so many more books to read. . . A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads only lives once. George R.…… Continue reading How many books can you read in a year?

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TEXAS. . . . . you have made me proud.

As everyone is aware there was an enormous hurricane that crashed into Texas and destroyed everything with its enormous size, magnitude of its winds, and the unrelentingness of its rain. I was born in Texas and have spent a good portion of my life in this glorious state. Yes, I know, us Texans are proud…… Continue reading TEXAS. . . . . you have made me proud.

Reviews or Recommendations

Not only a Must Read. A NEEDED READ. Man’s Search for Meaning. Viktor E. Frankl

Highest Recommendation, my utter highest recommendation I give to this book. Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl. “He who has a Why to live for can bear almost any How.” “The greatest task for any person is to find meaning in his or her life.” History A treasure among the bookstore, Man’s search for…… Continue reading Not only a Must Read. A NEEDED READ. Man’s Search for Meaning. Viktor E. Frankl

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The Golden Age of Hollywood is to blame. They are Responsible for My High Standards for Men, and I wouldn’t have it any other way.

  It is true. I have extremely high standards.  You don’t have to be perfect by any means no one is, I know this, but growing up watching the classics in film; my standards are higher than most. The depiction of men in the Golden Age is completely different to what they are now. Let…… Continue reading The Golden Age of Hollywood is to blame. They are Responsible for My High Standards for Men, and I wouldn’t have it any other way.

Travel

You’re so Vain You Probably Think This Blog Post is About You. . . 

Great Title, right? Anytime I think of this song I am reminded of the movie “How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days,” this particular post has nothing to do with the movie but it was a nice stroll through memory lane if you have seen the movie. North Carolina was the second trip of…… Continue reading You’re so Vain You Probably Think This Blog Post is About You. . .