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Tag Archives: Robin Williams
Carpe Diem. The Lighter Side.
It’s a phrase we all know, understand and translate incorrectly. Carpe diem, quam minimum credula postero. From lyric poet Horace, in the first century BC, it is translated as “seize” the day. Carpe actually means “pluck”, giving us the more … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Books, Entertainment, Family, Humor, Movies Tagged Carpe Diem, Dead Poets Society, Horace, Robert Herrick, Robin Williams 88 Comments
Not Your Fault
Good Will Hunting. The one scene I watch for is the one that makes me cry. Every. Single. Time. Anyone who has ever been in therapy wishes for a moment of clarity. A moment like this. I often wonder what … Continue reading
Posted in Childhood, Depression, Family Tagged Abandonment, Good Will Hunting, Healing, It's Not Your Fault, Matt Damon, Moment of Clarity, Robin Williams, The Hardest Post, Therapy 6 Comments
Robin Williams. Not Resting in Peace.
Does it really matter ? We know it was a suicide. We have known for a long time. Is it really necessary to reveal details from the extensive postmortem analysis ? How can his family feel having it revealed that … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Dementia, Enough, Hallucinations, Parkinson's Disease, Price of Fame, Privacy, Robin Williams, Suicide 2 Comments