Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Power of Words

It wasn’t until class today that I really thought about the English language. I take the words I use for granted often times, and I don’t always have the vocabulary I need to articulate my thoughts. The words I use … Continue reading

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Comedy

“Always laugh when you can, it is cheap medicine.” ― George Gordon Byron   I’ve always been a fan of comedy, but it wasn’t until this weekend that I realized its positive effects. I had a very long weekend to say … Continue reading

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Online Deliberation

“So much blood has been shed by the Church because of an omission from the Gospel: ‘Ye shall be indifferent as to what your neighbor’s religion is.’ Not merely tolerant of it, but indifferent to it. Divinity is claimed for … Continue reading

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This I Believe Podcast

ThisIBelieveDesjardins I believe in happily ever after…

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Friendship

“We’ll be Friends Forever, won’t we, Pooh?’ asked Piglet. ‘Even longer,’ Pooh answered.” ~ A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh  One blessing that’s often taken for granted in life is friendship. It’s easy to get caught up in our busy schedules and forget … Continue reading

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This I Believe

I believe in happily ever after. I believe there is someone out there for everyone. I believe that, in a relationship where true love exists, your partner makes you a better person. Someone else’s happiness is suddenly more important than … Continue reading

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The Sky

“I let my head fall back, and I gazed into the Eternal Blue Sky. It was morning. Some of the sky was yellow, some the softest blue. One small cloud scuttled along. Strange how everything below can be such death … Continue reading

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Female College Athletics

“No person in the U.S. shall, on the basis of sex be excluded from participation in, or denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any educational program or activity receiving federal aid.” – Title IX It is … Continue reading

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“This I Believe” Credo/ CI Blog Ideas

I believe in happily ever after. I believe there is someone out there for everyone. I believe that, in a relationship where true love exists, your partner makes you a better person. Someone else’s happiness is suddenly more important than … Continue reading

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