Category: Multimedia Monday

Stories are everywhere—written, spoken painted , or sculpted. We will take a look at them all, right here, each Monday.

The Long Now

According to my watch the time is now Past is dead and gone Don’t try to shake it just nod your head Breathe In, Breathe Out, Move On — “Breathe In, Breathe Out, Move On”  © Jimmy Buffett Take The Weather With You (2006) This last week of the year is a time of reflection…

Hope For the Holidays

The millisecond my hands left the rail it was an instant regret. I remember thinking, “No one’s going to know that I didn’t want to die”. —Kevin Hines, suicide survivor Experts refer to suicide as a permanent solution to a temporary problem. You don’t have to take my word for it, I’m no expert, but…

Blogfest 2015

DL Hammons is hosting the Deja vu Blogfest again this year. “On December 18th thru 20th, anyone who decides to take part should re-post their favorite blog offering from earlier in the year, or one that you believe failed to receive the exposure it deserved.” —DL Hammons A link is provided at the end of…

Get Paid

“I’ll tell you what. You give me a deal on the price of this job and I’ll see to it that you get the next one.” Contractors hear this line all the time. Everybody wants a special price from the people who are going to do their work. I guess that’s only being human on…

Remember When

I never met Joseph Strauss, the chief engineer, but I saw him around a lot of times. I never shook hands with him or nothing. I was out there working. We were busy. We couldn’t leave and go shake hands with him. That was for the upper man. See, all the big shots were the…