The Upside to the Downside

It’s a common and understandable question.  Why do we suffer? I asked that question when I was overwhelmed by the depression of the person in my household.  It wasn’t his/her fault that s/he came went through difficult and tragic experiences as a child.  And my empathic senses were flooded with …

Rock n Roll and Life Energy

I use the term life energy to describe our innate desire and will to live.  Survival is a built-in instinct and it has tremendous amount of energy.  In developed countries our lives have become so comfortable that when I think about bygone eras and the hardships humans used to endure, it …