Thursday, September 30, 2010

Well, Would You Look At THAT!

We come across the most amazing discoveries when we least expect it. Be ever mindful of the moment and the possibilities and opportunities that await you.

Reilly had no idea you could catapult a chicken that far into
the atmosphere with just a see saw. This required further

Monday, September 27, 2010

I'm Still Twice the Man My Mother Was...

Don't let the loss of a job or property keep you from doing what you do best. You have skills and gifts - use them to reinvent yourself!!

After the 'Big Fix' Fluffy still went out with the guys - but
now just as a consultant.

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Guest Cartoonist!

Hey, Barnyard Fans, today we have a guest cartoonist from Marianna, Florida. Larry Brock is a cartoonist, illustrator and painter, father of six, former Bishop and graduate of the Ringling College of Art and Design.

There's An App For That, Ya Know

Don't confuse technology with progress. When we tether ourselves to technology we stand in jeopardy of losing sensitivity to ourselves and our environment. Your biological sensors are far superior. Put down that gizmo and go for a walk.

Oh Happy Day! Mimi now had the latest app to remind her
of her daily appointments - scratch for worms, lay an egg,
peck at corn, go to sleep. This was certainly a relief!!

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Just the Facts, Please, Just the Facts

Sometimes facts and figures and polls and statistics don't always tell a true story. Or perhaps they don't tell ALL of the story. Nothing is quite as dynamic as words.

The Board didn't have any actual figures, but Lydia's lovely
little poem gave an accurate description of their status.

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Nothing Else Exists Except This...

Passion is a good thing. Obsession is not. Passion opens our eyes to the possibilities of our concerns. Obsession blinds us from everything except our concern. Passion builds, obsession destroys.

Mike believed there were only 10 kinds of people in
the world. Those that understood binary, and those
that did not.

Monday, September 13, 2010

Got Milk?

Don't lament that you weren't born taller, thinner, more beautiful, stronger, faster, better or whatever you think you're missing. Learn to work with the super powers you have and you'll find that you're really not missing anything.

As he looked at the lunch he could not extract, Dave wondered
for the umpteenth time, why some ill-conceived plan of
the Celestial Committee left him without opposable thumbs.

Thursday, September 9, 2010

There's No Such Thing As A Homeless Chicken

There is a place for each of us, a friendly welcoming home that has been waiting for us. Perhaps we create it ourselves or find it already prepared. Don't stop looking, you're very close.

Veni, Vedi, Velcroe! She came, she saw, she stuck around.
It wasn't what she had anticipated, but she knew it
was going to be home.

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

You Do TOO Look Like That!!

Be kind in your judgment of others. How you perceive them may not be how they really are. Their universe is unknown to you and their hearts may be guarded.

Pablo's portrait painting business was not going well.