To Tell The Truth . . .

The truth cannot be told once in a while. We can’t remind ourselves of the truth once a week or once a month or once an election cycle. That’s what we would prefer. We think the truth should be obvious by now. We’re afraid of being boring. We think everyone should get...

A New Adventure

I’ve had a few adventures. It would be easy to rest on my laurels, smoke my pipe, put my feet up in my hobbit hole and reflect upon them. Maybe write a very long book for future generations to ignore.  But as it turns out, laurels are uncomfortable. And as the summer...

The Incomplete Guide To Courage

I’ve been on a mission for more than twenty years to discover the secret fast track to personal courage. I’ve been overwhelmed with small bits of success ever since. But I made a mistake. My Mistake I’ve been trying to collect, compile and collate a...

I Know, I Know

I haven’t been here lately. I’ve been thinking and planning and mulling a lot but until I got a few things straight in my mind it didn’t seem like a good idea to write about it. It seemed self-indulgent and wasteful of your time. However, I’ve...
How To Be An Idiot In 2019

How To Be An Idiot In 2019

(Subtitle: I Wish This Were Fiction) Harder Every Day It used to be easy to be an idiot. Just follow your feelings, don’t read books and stay away from positive role models. You watch a little TV, play a few video games and boom, you’re an idiot.  Today’s problem...
The State of the Sight

The State of the Sight

Some of you have been asking. I’ve been quiet because I was banned from Facebook . . . by my wife! Pain medication and social media do not mix. You can thank her later. For those who don’t know, I’ve had back-to-back retina surgeries on my right eye....
Eye update: Surgery #3

Eye update: Surgery #3

Hello, fellow artists (As in the ART of standing). I thought I would give you an update on my latest adventures. Friday morning I was putting on my shoes to go and celebrate Suzie’s day off with errands and Mexican food. Yum. But when I sat back up, I noticed a...
Looking For Christmas

Looking For Christmas

Lately, I can relate to the three wise men. Not the wise part. The looking part. All of Israel was supposedly looking forward to the Messiah of prophecy but these total strangers from an unknown land noticed a star and went searching. With a few exceptions, almost...
The 7 Best Things About Fear

The 7 Best Things About Fear

We are fascinated by fear. We mix heavy doses into our entertainment, our conversation, our plans, and even our dreams. Usually, we make fear out to be the villain in our story but that’s not totally fair. There is another side to fear, a better, more...

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