It is a picture that seems at first to be quite beautiful. Only as the eye lingers do you fully realise its shocking context.This image of brown pelicans smothered in oil from the Deepwater Horizon…Continue
Grampa Ken has not received any gifts yet
Retired since 1997 Ken has been able to spend more time on his favorite internet projects and his topics of interest: self-help and social advocacy. In 1999 he completed a review of his thoughts on self-improvement and placed them online. 32 KEYS is a free to read summary of positive suggestions about worry, happiness, stress, confidence. 3,000,00+ page views to date.
In January 2008 he began a social change blog about where we have arrived and where we might be going as a society. He is concerned about bad food, environmental rot, programmed consumerism, corruption, wars and poverty.
Social Fix presents articles on some of the problems and solutions available to society.
He loves to cycle and take photos around White Rock beaches and trails.
Camera setting on 'Auto'.
He also doodles up (free) images related to his sites,
has a few related T-Shirts available at The Tee-Pot
and he yaks all about life at 7 DECADES.
So as another year passes I'm still wondering; what the heck are we doing with society, our planet and the people on it? What are we leaving for future generations?
And if this is the era of plenty and so much for so many, why are millions living in poverty or starving? As we gobble up natural resources and dump massive amounts of waste into our environment, why do we work so hard at competing for yet more of so much? That we don't need! Why are the big free enterprise machines…
Married life has it's problems.
There are conflicts about ideas, choices, extremely annoying habits and more.
Some of these are easy to overlook while others can be continually upsetting. Certain mannerisms of one may never suit those of the other, compromise seems unreachable and parting ways looks inevitable. But a rethink of the whole picture from another viewpoint might be worthwhile
There are various definitions of love and one…
Remember when television was in the living room and a place for the family to get together to watch a family program, and the choices were quite limited? Since then it has 'progressed' in such a way that huge amounts of programming are now directed at different segments of the family. As a result most of it is not watched as a group and may be viewed separately at different hours or in separate rooms.
Over the years TV has brought into the home entertainment, news and commercials.…