Category Archives: Ideas

Thoughts for good and bad

Experiencing the impossible

I wondered what English looks like to people who see English for the first time. Suppose they know how to read Hebrew, Arabic or Hindi, but they have never seen English. What do they experience? Now I don’t have to … Continue reading

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Anxiety, Worry, Fear

It is interesting that for so long, I would be filled with anxiety and not know it. The things that could go wrong would fill my mind. Instead of looking to apply myself and make good out of a difficult … Continue reading

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Boredom, Inactive, Undirected

Boredom is one of those topics that no one gets excited about. One of the ways I can measure my boredom is to think of something I normally enjoy. If I can’t get into it, I’m probably a little bored. … Continue reading

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I’m not real big and I’m not real small

When I make a mistake, like saying something hurtful to a friend, I can feel like the weakest person. I blame myself for being so insensitive. As I reflect on the incident, it can grow into a more and more … Continue reading

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Affection, Empathy, Fellowship

When I see a friend with his girlfriend, I know that they care for each other. They spend time together, share intimate feelings and build a bond of fellowship. As their relationship grows, I see that they are more and … Continue reading

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Kindness, Caring, Supporting

One of the pleasurable things I can do is to be kind to the people around me. They are many ways to accomplish it. People have many different needs. When I look at them, I may think that one thing … Continue reading

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Six websites that help improve your writing

There are many ways of improving your writing. Practice. Reading. Getting critiques from others. Taking a class…. Here are 6 web sites with their own forms of help. Wordnet is a software tool from Princeton that allows you to see … Continue reading

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