Posts Tagged ‘Thanksgiving’

Every Day is Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. Until this year, I waited until Thanksgiving to thank people… and then something changed.

more later…

now time to play football.

Here is an old post about Stogie Bowl from 2009. Here is something a little more recent (2012.)

It is later.

Early this year, my former priest, Robert Cromey, challenged me to thank people more often. His simple advice changed my life. Thanking people however, is not always peaceful. It is not easy.

 (bryan farley)

The retired, but active, Robert Cromey at a peace vigil in downtown San Francisco listens to a student journalist during the Spring 2013 JEA/NSPA National Journalism Convention.  (bryan farley)

Life is full of conflict, tragedy and hardship. When life gives you lemons, it is difficult to say thank you if you do not drink lemonade. This last year has been especially difficult. I still cannot explain some of my challenges. Yet I became grateful when I thanked people.… Read the rest