A Day of Fools

One April Fool’s Day Burger King sold left-handed burgers.  Made just like thier regular ones but with the ingredients rotated 180′ April Fool’s Day; a day for paying close attention, to be ready for the unexpected. It’s always been one of my favorite days.  Not for the experience of being fooled or the opportunity for … More A Day of Fools

“So curiosity, I think, is a really important aspect of staying young or youthful” Goldie Hawn

“Desire to know”  “Interest leading to inquiry”  These are the first two entries in Mirriam-Webster for curiosity. WHY?  Anyone who’s had children or anyone who was a child will know That word is a huge part of being a kid.  😉 It’s a necessary tool.  We don’t come into this world with all the “software” … More “So curiosity, I think, is a really important aspect of staying young or youthful” Goldie Hawn

In the Box

Photography these days is much different than when I was a kid.  There is so much more you can do After you take a picture.  I remember then how important it was to frame the shot with your camera; what is now called “in camera” editing. We do this; everyone of us; all the time. … More In the Box

“Let me out!”

“Let your ‘inner child’ out”.  We’ve all heard that one.  That phrase always fascinated me.  I was always like:  “it’s supposed to be inner!”. However you are all probably thinking: “That’s nice Steve but I’m not silly; I’m not playful”.  “How do I embrace my inner fool?”. My answer is it’s simple.  Not necessarily easy … More “Let me out!”

Playing or Playful?

There’s a distinction I need to make here.  Though related these two ideas are different.  One is an activity and the other an attitude.  Certainly if you are playing with something/someone it’ll probably lead to a sense of playfulness. Conversely if you have a silly or whimsical frame of mind you’re likely to want to … More Playing or Playful?