Monthly Archives: April 2016

A Quick Daily Checklist for Everyone!

Consider this!

Consider this!

  1. Have you done something for someone else, today?

  2. Have you done something to make you smile, today?

  3. Did you learn something new, today?

  4. Did you see something brand new to you, today?

  5. Did you share some knowledge with others, today?

  6. Were you kind to yourself, today?

Happy Earth Day!

Be kind to the Planet and it’s creatures, today and everyday. Here is something that I wrote awhile ago but never shared. Feel free to pass it on to others:

Power of Nature

Power of Nature

A Prayer for the Planet

May those living in fear, sadness, and pain be relieved of their continuous agony.
May the voiceless children and animals of this planet be heard and helped.
May the environment be aided, cleansed and respected.
May violent abusers, bullies, hate mongers, and racists be enlightened of their wrongful nature.
May we salvage sanity, compassion, and love.
May clean air, water and food be free of pollution.
May mankind invest in cleaner energy solutions.
May government do its duty in serving its people.
May we endeavor to cure the ills.
May kindness be more valuable than money.
May war be stricken from the planet.
May we accept others unlike ourselves.
May we have the strength, determination and character to make just one of these changes.

Writing and Photo by Karl Robb

Copyright 2016 Karl Robb

Parkinson Voice Project gets mention from NWPF!

Friends doing good work!

Friends doing good work! 

My friends at NWPF in Seattle mentioned my friends at PVP in Dallas: Read all about it:

Make Art–Help Out

Checkout the artistic innovators at and assist them in creating art for the 4th World Parkinson Congress in Portland, Oregon this September 20-23, 2016.

Provide them with a photo and/or a quote for their art installation. A tree of resilience with thousands of leaves with each leaf representing a quote or photo. It will be on view. Share your story and be represented on the tree (see photo on their site) by providing your information by Friday, April 22. If you or someone you know is touched by Parkinson’s disease, please let them know about this project.

Visit their website for details about how you can be part of this event –

Join Us April 19 at 11AM EDT for our talk with!

Join me and my wife and carepartner, Angela, for a Q & A as we talk about our views on Parkinson’s disease. We are excited about this opportunity and encourage you to join us at 11 AM EDT on April 19th. Just click the link below to see how to enter our talk.  We hope that you can join us! webcast April 19th 11am EDT webcast April 19th 11am EDT

Tulip Beauty!

Today, I offer you a gift of beauty-the red tulip and adopted symbolic icon for Parkinson’s Disease. In honor of Parkinson’s Awareness Month, James Parkinson’s birthday, and to all those facing Parkinson’s both directly and indirectly, I hope you enjoy viewing these pieces of tulip art that I share:

Tulips galore!

Tulips galore!

A symbol associated with Parkinson's Disease.

A symbol associated with Parkinson’s Disease.

April is Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month!

Spread the word!

Spread the word!

If you didn’t know, April is Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month!

Also, if you didn’t know, in September, the World Parkinson Congress 2016 (WPC) meets in Portland, Oregon where thousands of people with the illness, doctors, researchers, authors, and other experts in their fields will convene to meet and discuss what is new in the fight against Parkinson’s disease. If you haven’t looked into going, I would highly recommend that you do. This will be my third WPC event. For more information on the event, visit

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