Life is a Rich, Multi-Dimensional Journey

This is an eclectic blog reflecting the Material & Spiritual realms in ways some might think contradictory.
I believe no one person, philosophy, doctrine, ideology or religion possesses all truth or can explain all things.

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Remember When Cars Were Cars?
◼︎MY PERSONAL JOURNEY◻︎DAVID & ME David and I attended the 63rd Annual Ohio Regional CCCA Fathers Day Car Show Sunday afternoon at Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens in Akron. It's always fun and brings back memories of days past when I could tell you every make and model. I've long since forgotten this information. If …
Pride 2021 Film Festival | Week 3
◼︎LGBT RIGHTS Welcome to Week 3 of my 4-week Pride 2021 Film Festival where I'm presenting LGBT short films. I'm posting a selection of films every Saturday this month. You can watch these on any device, but for full effect I suggest watching on a big screen desktop monitor or connecting to your TV. This …

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The Material Realm

The material world is where society’s problems exist and it’s only here that we can resolve them — through organized action by the working class. There will be no divine intervention.

The Spiritual Realm:
Presence in the Moment

I believe that most people die without ever having really lived. So many of us are distracted, endlessly rehashing the past or anticipating the future.

LGBT Rights & Culture

The LGBT community has made great strides through perseverance and the sheer power of coming out. Winning the hearts and minds of the majority community has been my goal since I came out in 1975 at age 22 and began years of gay activism.

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Special Resources

Suggested Books

A selection of books on themes and subjects covered here in the blog.

Suggested Articles

A selection of newspaper, magazine & blog articles on themes and subjects covered here in the blog.

Ohio COVID Press Briefings

Ohio Governor DeWine’s press briefings throughout the pandemic until state health orders were lifted in June 2021.

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Dr. William Edgar Geil &
the Great Wall of China

The story of my grandfather’s trek across the Great Wall in 1908 and related information.

Life 2.0

A look at Meditation and Mindfulness as explained by distinguished teachers and practitioners, and related matters of Mind, Body & Soul.

The Historic Brevard Hotel

During the Depression my family moved south where we restored, owned and operated the historic Brevard Hotel in Cocoa, Florida.

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