PERCEPTION: insight; intuition

perception

Today’s posting is at the suggestion of my young friend, Jake Morano, who is presently living in Stillwater, Oklahoma.  Jake, originally from Michigan, is a graduate of the University of North Carolina, Charlotte, where he intends to pursue graduate work in the near future.  He is a big guy, accomplished in basketball, hockey and golf.  […]

VIGIL: a period of time designated for intentional prayer or focus on a pending event

I suspect that most people think about a religious vigil when the word is used.  It’s an intentional gathering of people, usually at night, when sleep is sacrificed for the purpose of praying or meditating on a coming event.  There are spiritual vigils before major holy days, for instance. Or, people may think about the […]

VEEP: a casual, abbreviated way of identifying the Vice President

Now that it’s official, Paul Ryan will be the Republican candidate for Vice President of the United States, things begin to get a little clearer in the campaign.   There’s been an awful lot of “mush” over the past several weeks and months, but Ryan’s selection clarifies what the rest of the election campaign will be […]