Category Archives: This & That

Jim’s This & That: July 2018

JIM’S THIS & THAT : July 2018 If you apply yourself to study you will avoid all boredom with life, you will not long for night because you are sick of daylight, you will be neither a burden to yourself nor useless to others, you will attract many to become your friends and the finest people will flock about you.       Seneca Take a look inside for… 1. Links to community calendars … and including … 2. News You Can Use: articles, activities, and resources 3. Area organizations &… Read More →

Jim’s This & That June 2018

JIM’S THIS & THAT : June 2018 *** At first dreams seem impossible, then improbable, then inevitable. Christopher Reeve *** Take a look inside for… 1. Links to community calendars 2. News You Can Use: articles, activities, and resources 3. Area organizations & locations for eco-recreation & education Click here for Jim’s This & That for June.  Jim’s This & That June 2018

Jim’s This & That May 2018

JIM’S THIS & THAT: May 2018 Happy birthday to you. Happy birthday to you! Happy birthday, Jim Varnum! Happy birthday to you!  May the Fourth be with you! What is hope? It is a presentiment that imagination is more real and reality less real than it looks. It is a hunch that the overwhelming brutality of facts that oppress and repress is not the last word. It is a suspicion that reality is more complex than realism wants us to believe and that the frontiers of the possible… Read More →

Jim’s This and That: April 2018

JIM’S THIS & THAT: April 2018 Happy April Fools Day! What to do, what to do…here are some devilish inspirations… https://www.boredpanda.com/funny-april-fools-pranks *** Forbid us to be satisfied with what we make of life. Draw us from trivial content and set our eyes on far-off goals. Keep us at tasks too hard for us that we may be driven to you for strength. Deliver us from fretfulness and self-pitying; make us sure of the good we cannot see and of the hidden good in the world. Save us from… Read More →