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Aging, General

 1 record found

Surviving or Thriving? by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   August 20, 2017)
It's not just money…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Family Friends & Neighbnors Hopes & Dreams Learning Lifestyle, General Optimal Aging Relationships Values



Disaster

 1 record found

Hope Refuses to be Buried by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   January 24, 2010)
What is missing from Haiti's landfills?
Topics: Faith Hopes & Dreams Tragedy


Education

 7 records found

Oh, the Places You Will Go by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   June 9, 2018)
A poem for high school graduates (with apologies to D. Seuss)…
Topics: Circumstances, Life Events Education Future Hopes & Dreams


May Day by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   May 4, 2014)
The month of graduations and anticipation…
Topics: Hopes & Dreams Opportunity Work

Diploma vs. Passport by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   April 13, 2014)
I often admonished my students to consider their diploma as if it were a passport…
Topics: Hopes & Dreams Opportunity

Reach for the Stars by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   June 10, 2012)
A baccalaureate hymn…
Topics: Advice, Guidance & Mentoring Education Hopes & Dreams Opportunity

A Step of Faith by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   June 13, 2010)
A college graduate's aspiration…
Topics: Education Hopes & Dreams Inspiration Opportunity Prayer

I Guess I Must Have Blinked by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   June 14, 2009)
Thoughts following a high school graduation…
Topics: Education Hopes & Dreams Parenting, Parents

Graduation by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   May 24, 2009)
My senior moment came when I thought of my own high school graduation…
Topics: Education Hopes & Dreams Memories


Faith, Religion & Spirituality

 10 records found

The Tale of the Flameless Taper by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   November 1, 2019)
An All-Saints Day reminder…
Topics: Christian Life Dying and Death Faith Future Halloween Holidays Hopes & Dreams Inspiration Memories


Can We Really Do 'Everything'? by James N. Watkins


(Faith   September 7, 2019)
Understanding the biblical claim…
Topics: Bible Christian Life Faith Hopes & Dreams


Run the Race Movie by Rusty Wright


(Arts & Entertainment   February 18, 2019)
Dreams, despair, romance, redemption…
Topics: Faith Football (American) Grace Hopes & Dreams Inspiration Movies Relationships Sports


Have a God-Directed New Year by James N. Watkins


(My World   January 5, 2019)
Fill your new year with hope and humor…
Topics: Advice, Guidance & Mentoring Faith Future Grace Holidays Holiday Season Hopes & Dreams New Year's Predictions & Forecasts


My Life as a Human Tetherball by James N. Watkins


(My World   November 14, 2018)
Finding safety and security even when life knocks you around…
Topics: Character, Integrity Circumstances, Life Events Faith God Hopes & Dreams Risk Safety


There are 5 more items for this category and the Hopes & Dreams topic...See the whole list


Financial

 2 records found

Social Security Perspective by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   November 3, 2019)
Dan looks back at his own involvement and to what lies ahead&hellip
Topics: Financial History Hopes & Dreams Income Social Security Trends


Selective Advertising by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   November 4, 2018)
What our houses say about us…
Topics: Advertising Demographics Financial Hopes & Dreams Housing Trends



General

 5 records found

Who's to Blame? by Ken Potts


(My World   October 6, 2019)
Sorry, but sometimes the fault truly is our own…
Topics: Choices and Decision Making Circumstances, Life Events Discipline Financial Hopes & Dreams Lifestyle, General Personal Issues Planning


Dreams and Nightmares by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   September 30, 2018)
A dream puts education in perspective…
Topics: Education Hopes & Dreams


La La Land is More Than a Movie by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   March 4, 2017)
Hollywood seduces young dreamers with nightmares…
Topics: Choices and Decision Making Hopes & Dreams Popular Culture


Dreams: A Poem by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   November 10, 2013)
There are dreams, visions, nightmares, hallucinations, pipedreams, daydreams…
Topics: Hopes & Dreams

Baby Talk by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 11, 2008)
Candid questions for a newborn…
Topics: Hopes & Dreams


Government & Politics

 1 record found

What If You Were President? by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   October 2, 2016)
Consider the possibilities…if you would you even want the job…
Topics: Government Hopes & Dreams Politics



Health & Wellness

 2 records found

Never Lose Hope Dealing with Fears and Anxieties by Stanley Popovich


(Health & Wellness   June 19, 2016)
You never know when the answers will come to your doorstep…
Topics: Coping Depresson Fears, Concerns Hopes & Dreams Wellness


Amazing Breakthroughs by Bill Nichols


(Faith   January 6, 2016)
Medical breakthroughs in 2015 give us reason to think about becoming 'instruments of breakthrough' in 2016…
Topics: Achievements Faith Health Care Hopes & Dreams Inspiration News Opportunity



History

 3 records found

Harriet Movie by Rusty Wright


(Arts & Entertainment   November 1, 2019)
Courage, freedom, faith…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Character, Integrity Choices and Decision Making Courage Faith Freedom History Hopes & Dreams Inspiration Leadership Social Issues Social Movements


One Small Step by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   July 20, 2019)
Contemplating the historic Apollo 11 mission to the moon…
Topics: God History Hopes & Dreams Science & Technology


Happy Birthday, Israel by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 19, 2018)
Celebrating the 70th anniversary of modern Israel's birth…
Topics: Current Events, News History Hopes & Dreams News Predictions & Forecasts Religion



Holidays

 18 records found

Our Country Needs a King by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   January 19, 2019)
Longing for Martin Luther King's influence…
Topics: History Holidays Hopes & Dreams Inspiration Leadership Social Movements


Hope in a Hand Basket by James N. Watkins


(My World   December 29, 2018)
Lessons from Christmas for the New Year…
Topics: Christmas Future History Holidays Holiday Season Hopes & Dreams New Year's News


A Prayer for King-size Prophets by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   January 12, 2018)
Honoring Martin Luther King Jr with a new hymn text…
Topics: Courage History Holidays Hopes & Dreams Inspiration Social Movements Tribute, Testimony


A New Years Prayer for 2018 by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   January 6, 2018)
Asking God for divine help as we begin a new year…
Topics: Faith God Holiday Season Hopes & Dreams New Year's Prayer


An Advent Prayer by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   December 17, 2016)
New lyrics to an ancient Advent hymn…
Topics: Christmas Holidays Holiday Season Hopes & Dreams Jesus Prayer


There are 13 more items for this category and the Hopes & Dreams topic...See the whole list


Inspiration

 1 record found

Ringing in the New Year by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   January 7, 2017)
The Salvation Army bells make music all year long…
Topics: Charity Compassion Faith Hopes & Dreams Inspiration Social Services



Life Events

 2 records found

Luck and Success by Stu Johnson


(Faith   April 4, 2018)
How would you descrbe your life journey?…
Topics: Attitudes Beliefs Choices and Decision Making Coping Faith Hopes & Dreams Optimal Aging


Decisions, Decisions by Stu Johnson


(Faith   February 22, 2018)
Making life choices…
Topics: Beliefs Choices and Decision Making Christian Life God Hopes & Dreams Learning Planning



News & Current Events

 4 records found

Prejudice Reimagined by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   March 24, 2019)
Considering the immigration debate…
Topics: Demographics History Hopes & Dreams News Relationships Social Issues Social Movements


Keeping the Dream Alive by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   April 7, 2018)
Recalling Dr. King's death 50 years ago…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Crime, Justice, Punishment History Hopes & Dreams Loss & Grieving Minorities Social Movements Tribute, Testimony


Refugees by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   March 5, 2017)
Perspectives on a national of immigrants…
Topics: Current Events, News Freedom Hopes & Dreams Opportunity Social Issues Social Unrest, Division


A Stone of Hope by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   August 28, 2011)
Reflections on the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial
Topics: Hopes & Dreams Tribute, Testimony


Relationships

 7 records found

The Word on Marriage by Stu Johnson


(Connections   April 6, 2018)
Describing a successful marriage in one word…
Topics: Beliefs Bible Character, Integrity Choices and Decision Making Faith Family Hopes & Dreams Inspiration Language, Meaning Optimal Aging Relationships


Three Generatons by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   January 14, 2018)
A soul-searching conversatoin…
Topics: Change Hopes & Dreams Innovation, Invention, Creativity Relationships Teaching Technology Trends


Family Squabbles, Part 2 by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   November 5, 2017)
Expectations and exploitation…
Topics: Character, Integrity Family Financial Hopes & Dreams Relationships


A Family Reunion Prayer by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   August 13, 2017)
Contemplating the beauty of our family tree…
Topics: Family Hopes & Dreams Prayer Relationships


The Fruit of Love by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   April 29, 2017)
A dedication hymn for my granddaughter
Topics: Faith Family Hopes & Dreams Love Relationships


My First Poem to My First Grandchild by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   January 14, 2017)
Dedicated to Imogen Isobel Anderson…
Topics: Faith Family Grace Grandchildren Hopes & Dreams


She Said "Yes!" by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   November 21, 2010)
So did I…
Topics: Family Hopes & Dreams Love Parenting, Parents


Retirement

 1 record found

A Cozy Retirement by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   June 18, 2017)
Getting there requires an early start…
Topics: Hopes & Dreams Planning Retirement



Sports & Recreation

 3 records found

Speaking of the Winter Olympics by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   February 10, 2018)
A prayer for our athletes and our world…
Topics: Hopes & Dreams News Prayer Sports


A Season for Starting Over (Again) by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   April 8, 2017)
Why I love the start of baseball season…
Topics: Baseball Hopes & Dreams Memories Opportunity Sports


Cubs Win! Cubs Win! Cubs Win! by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   November 5, 2016)
Spiritual lessons from my team's World Series victory…
Topics: Baseball Current Events, News Faith Hopes & Dreams Inspiration Sports