All posts in CY Columns


Time’s Not Done, 10 to 1; a Poem

10 to 1 and the times not done
And we reflect on human foolishness
Is there any other kind?
Can animals be foolish?
I wish. We could use the company.

The thing is animals do what they do, obeying their nature.
But we, who can climb trees, lay blame and claim fame
We bathe in foolishness not borne of our nature
But of our straying from it

We are smart but not wise
And we live our lives in disguise
Ignoring our fate
Hey wait, not me!
But yes, you and me too

Continue Reading...

Take Ownership of Your Health

Some folks give almost all their attention to their business pursuits. Some people spend lots of time looking after their cars. They want to make sure their vehicles


Tome control de su salud

Algunas personas le dan casi toda su atención a sus actividades empresariales. Hay quienes pasan mucho tiempo cuidando de sus coches. Quieren asegurarse de que sus vehículos estén


Sales and Faith

Sales is a faith based activity. That is right. You have to have faith in yourself. If you do not believe in yourself, how will you ever believe


R.I.P. David G. Town: Unheralded Yet Compelling Scribe Passes in Coatepec

David G. Town, born in Michigan, USA in 1945, has died in Coatepec, Veracruz, Mexico. News of his passing arrived via email on Cinco de Mayo. Mr. Town


Sí pero no (Yes but no)

I find the intersection of culture and language fascinating. Some of us learn new languages simply because we have a passion for them. Then there are those of


Impactful Quotes from Gungahababa, a Tale

At various times and at various places, Gungahababa said: “In the celestial forest, among the flowers and the trees, runs a stream called life, populated by the birds and


The Legacy of Fernando Morales Matus, UV Professor and Marimba Virtuoso

If you walked past him on the sidewalk, you might not notice Fernando Matus (as everyone called him.) His slight figure and austere clothing made him inconspicuous. A


Starting Your Own Business: Initiative

For a large number of us, work is a fundamental part of our lives. And, when it comes to work, we have a choice. We can work for


You Need Not Live in Fear; a Poem

Existential cotton candy The world caught up in drinking brandy Clowns, clowns, they are all around Greetings from pseudo friends abound Hey! Now, the circus has come to town Down and out, a

Powered by WordPress | Deadline Theme : An Awesem design by Orman