|My Favorite Things:|
Work like you don't need the money.
Love like you've never been hurt.
Dance like nobody is watching.
Sing like nobody's listening.
Live like there is no tomorrow.
Make love for the last time every time.
- Mark Twain wrote lines 1-3 - folks have
added others over the years
|Yep, it's me - James Barrington Westbrook, II (Jim). - born Nov'62. I grew up in Memphis, TN and graduated from Central High there. Then on to Hampton Institute in Hampton, VA for my BA in Psychology.
I live in a burb north of Los Angeles and cherish most my two daughters, Katie & Julie.
|Argue for your limitations and sure enough they're yours.|
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|playing in Disneyland with Katie & Julie...
- or -
riding The Dragon - a legendary firebreathing beast of great size; renowned for its immense power and ability to fly - the Honda Valkyrie (aka - my wheels) - through the mountain highways of California...
- or -
playing in a weekend softball tournament.
|Wish I were...|
My Rugrats - my beautiful daughters, Katie & Julie
Poems - some of my favorites
Quotes - personal favorites in no particular order
Song Lyrics - words to a few of the tunes I love
I Have a Dream - Martin Luther King, Jr.'s entire original speech - text & audio
Lift Every Voice & Sing - The Negro National Anthem
Sound Clips - My personal sound bite collection!
Desiderata - Go placidly amid the noise and the haste...
My Grandmother - a tribute to her loving kindness
Links to other cool sites:
Random acts of kindness and senseless acts of beauty.
Smiles - all of the classic jokes are here :-D
More Songs - A favorite site cuz it has lots of oldies :-)
Richard Bach - Author of "Jonathan Livingston Seagull" & "Illusions". Quotes from those works and others.
For the serious muppet fan - Muppet World!! :-)
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare
Astrology - For the serious astrologer. You can get your own full chart here - free! My chart .
Adventures in Self-Discovery - Personality Tests, IQ Tests, Luv Tests & more...
The Boys in Blue - the Los Angeles Dodgers
The Boys in Red, White & Blue - the Tennessee Titans
Online Games - aka goofing off at work - mini golf, etc.
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|There is no spoon.|
|Mom & Pop|
|Katie - Fall 2002|
|Julie - Fall 2002|
|Weirdo Ancient Relative - everybody's got one :-)|
|My father was certainly more than the soldier who died in Viet Nam. Still, my only desire in providing this link is that I have - if only in this small way - honored his memory. Bravo Troop 3/4 Cav 25th Inf.|