Quote of the Day – Phyllis Diller on Emotions

Phyllis Diller has always made me laugh. It’s her birthday, today, and she is spot on with her quote. Sometimes you just have to get it all out and let it go before you can move on. My recipe for dealing with anger and frustration: set the kitchen timer for twenty minutes, cry, rant, and…

Quote of the Day – Anne Lamott on Obligation

I have a lot of things to do today. I have a list. They’re all chores that need to be done, Oil changed, homework, etc. All these things have a time and place and they’re all obligations, some self-imposed. Still, things that need to be done, so today’s post is on obligation. If something inside…

Quote of the Day – Lewis Carroll on Words

“The answer is,” Schnik said. “I love the power of words, I love what words can do. Words placed in order, for the sake of communicating a clever thought, a dreamy emotive, and a hint of sage advice.” The other day someone told me: “I love reading your blog, and it’s because I can actually…

Quote of the Day – Jonathan Lethem on Emotive Spinning

The world keeps spinning, faster and faster, we’re just trying to hold on. 🙂 My inner chemistry had been hijacked by a mad scientist, who poured the fizzy, volatile contents of my heart from a test tube marked SOBER REALITY into another labeled SUNNY DELUSION, and back again, faster and faster, until the floor of…