Monthly Archives: June 2011

I don’t accept death

Ray Kurzweil in the documentary “Transcendent Man” states a new attitude about death. There’s nothing good about disease and death, as much as we try to ennoble it. People have had no alternative but to rationalize… but death really is … Continue reading

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Looking Forward

“You always have to have something to look forward to.” Helen Howland, 100 years old Centenarians are looking forward to more in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, and you have to admire their zest for life. I think Helen has just shared … Continue reading

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Ownership

“You can’t take it with you.” If there is only one thing that death teaches us, it is that we do not own anything. Yet this truth is not limited to the objects we think we own; neither do we … Continue reading

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Love, Share, Be. The Reason We Live.

My father’s passing has made an impression on me that nothing before has…and it’s no surprise to those of you that have suffered a similar fate. It has given me a focus on the meaning of my life here and, … Continue reading

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Fallen Fathers

On this Father’s Day, 2011, we again remember fathers. And if your or your partner’s father has passed on, you know that Father’s Day is not necessarily a time of connection and joy. As I look at photos of my … Continue reading

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Waiting for Death

Too much TV time (more than two hours per day) has been linked to higher risk of death. Other recent studies show that sitting in general (computer, office, lounging) is less healthy than standing or moving about. But this latest … Continue reading

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Transcendence- Immortality on our Doorstep

Award winning author and scientist Ray Kurzweil, author of “The Age of Spiritual Machines,” “The Age of Intelligent Machines,” “Fantastic Voyage,” “Nine Steps to Living Well Forever” and “The Singularity is Near” is more than imagining a future where immortality … Continue reading

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