The Secret To Happiness: It’s not what you think!

What if I told you that your level of happiness is set at birth and no matter what happens to you during your lifetime, good or bad, it can’t be changed? That even winning millions in a Lottery, marrying the perfect mate, having the perfect family and working the perfect high paying job would still not increase your overall happiness  — Now does that sound right to you?

Or that the only way possible to increase your overall Happiness long-term, is to Manipulate your Biochemistry. That’s right! Mood altering drugs!Now that can’t be true? — Can it? Continue reading “The Secret To Happiness: It’s not what you think!”

MEMORY JOG: Have You Seen My Wiener?

Memory Jog is a trip down memory lane where I reminisce and try to replay some memorable times from my youth. We’ve all had moments in the past that today we fondly look back upon. Fun times, crazy events or memorable trips or vacations. The one constant in all of these good-time memories, are the people, the friends, the family members that were there and helped make your “Memory Jog” a memorable one.

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Memories of an Outlaw Band

Perhaps some of the more unique experiences I have to share are the years I spent in the early 80’s as lead singer of my own touring Country Band. — Corky And The County Outlaws!  From seedy darken taverns filled with lost hope to the bright lights of elite Country Clubs. A journey of good times and bad, wild nights and long days of travel. So many memories! And the stories — Oh the stories I could tell… Continue reading “Memories of an Outlaw Band”

The Lights Are On But Nobody’s Home?

For the most part, humans are an intelligent species. Yet curiously, once alone and hidden from the eyes of our social peers — safe in our private abodes, our hair temporarily let down — the word Intelligent comes into question? Here we’re prone to foolish behavior, superstitions, routines and habits. Silly, even gross self-entertaining behavior. Functioning at times as if our brains have gone to sleep or temporarily are “Out of Order?” Sometimes it seems, our lights are on — but nobody’s home? Continue reading “The Lights Are On But Nobody’s Home?”

The Nightmares Are Back!

The last time I awoke screaming in terror and stinking of fear from a haunting Nightmare, was when (as you may recall) my evil side paid me an unwelcome late-night visit. Since then, things have been pretty calm. Then the Pandemic hits and resulting self-isolation’s. Stressed and alone for long stretches at a time is it any wonder one’s emotional mind slowly begins to unravel. Perceptions blur, thinking and overthinking, worries and fears, memories start to get tangled and before you know it — The Nightmares Return! Continue reading “The Nightmares Are Back!”