Where Do The Wild Things Come From?

- – Where Do The Wild Things Come From?    ~ by OneMoreOption Maurice Sendak, the famous children’s book author, who died this week, was gay. Sendak mentioned in a September 2008 article in The New York Times that he was gay and had lived with his partner, psychoanalyst Dr. Eugene Glynn, for 50 years before Glynn’s…

With Love & Relationships, When Is Belief Not Enough?

The above artwork is by unexpectedtales. © All rights reserved by unexpectedtales. (Click on the image if you wish to view it individually.) – - With Love & Relationships, When Is Belief Not Enough?    ~ by OneMoreOption Driving home today, I passed a moving van for a charitable organization in our area called “Goodwill.”  On the…

In Your Significant Social & Work Relationships, It’s Not So Much About How Good You Interview. It’s More About, Over The Long Term, The Qualities Of The Daily Works You Do

The above artwork is by Meg Elizabeth. © All rights reserved by Meg Elizabeth. – - In Your Significant Social And Work Relationships, It’s Not So Much About How Good You Interview. It’s More About, Over The Long Term, The Qualities Of The Daily Works You Do    ~ by OneMoreOption A relative of mine,…

Seeking Alpha – Beyond Simple Gender Preference

The above artwork is by Daniel Southard. © All rights reserved by Daniel Southard. – - Seeking Alpha – Beyond Simple Gender Preference     ~ by OneMoreOption If someone were to ask you:  Are you attracted to men or women?  If you answered their question honestly, then would they know much about you? If someone knew…

How Can You Determine If You Have Good Chemistry With Someone? Do You Consistently Create Joy?

The above artworks are by Meghan Adriel Dwyer. © All rights reserved by Meghan Adriel Dwyer. – - How Can You Determine If You Have Good Chemistry With Someone?  Do You Consistently Create Joy?    ~ by OneMoreOption Relationship counselors often recommend people should look for relationship partners who have many common interests.  I think that…

Understanding Compounding Profitablity

- – Understanding Compounding Profitablity . . .~ by OneMoreOption In the 2008 film “Fireflies In The Garden,” Academy Award nominated actress, Emily Watson’s character Jane says to her nephew, Michael: “You’re a human shit trail.  Everything you do.  Everything you touch turns to crap.  Why don’t you put that into your precious little book.”…

George Clooney: “Who does it hurt if someone thinks I’m gay?”

Rumors that George Clooney is gay come up every now and again.  But Clooney told The Advocate:  “I think it’s funny, but the last thing you’ll ever see me do is jump up and down saying, ‘These are lies!’  That would be unfair and unkind to all my friends in the gay community.”  He added, “I’m not…

What Problems Are You Creating For Others? What Solutions Are You Facilitating For Others?

The above artwork is by Patricio Suarez. © All rights reserved by Patricio Suarez. – - What Problems Are You Creating For Others? What Solutions Are You Facilitating For Others?   ~ by OneMoreOption Are these difficult questions to answer?  They probably are. If you were to die today, would it take a tremendous amount…

Friends Are Not Like Money, Defining Your Legacy, & Falling In Love With Actors

The above artwork is by Celine M. © All rights reserved by Celine M. – - Today’s Thoughts    ~ by OneMoreOption When you fall in love with an actor, you must distinguish the actor from the role.  You’re not entering into a relationship with their role (the character they are playing).  You’re not entering…

What You Don’t Perceive, Can Hurt You

The above artwork is by Alexandra Catana. © All rights reserved by Alexandra Catana. – - What You Don’t Perceive, Can Hurt You   ~ by OneMoreOption The most significant and frequent social inability I have witnessed in my peers and relatives is an inability to fully recognize, evaluate, and appreciate the value of nearby…

The Rewards You Will Receive Will Likely Be Proportional To Your Abilities To Show Gratitude

These are some of my Flickr Favorites from this month. © All rights reserved by the respective artists. (Click on the images if you wish to view them larger or individually.) – - The Rewards You Will Receive Will Likely Be Proportional To Your Abilities To Show Gratitude     ~ by OneMoreOption We’re supposedly in…

The Facebook Years: Do People Understand Their Self-Portrayals?

The above artwork is by Melissa Madison. © All rights reserved by Melissa Madison (Click on the image if you wish to it larger or individually.) – - The Facebook Years:  Do People Understand Their Self-Portrayals?   ~ by OneMoreOption I wish people understood how much they reveal about themselves on Facebook.  I’m not referring to…