I’m Just a Dreamer
My life lesson speed has been set to overdrive for the last seven months. I have had more self-revelations than an infant who just discovered that they have hands. Have you seen a baby figure out that they have hands, and that hands grab things and that a whole new level of shenanigans has been [...]
Compassion Vs. Corruption
Something our household is struggling with lately is how we relate to outward circumstances and the people in our lives. My wife and I are different in so many ways, but whether we would like to admit it or not we share one very overwhelming personality trait: We bite HARD onto our circumstances, good or [...]
I missed the boat
If my goal was to get as many likes, views and followers as possible, then I really missed the boat this past weekend. In my head I planned to write a post for Good Friday about letting things go that are hurting you and holding you back, then on Easter I planned to share a [...]
I have no profound thoughts today. I guess it is a bit pretentious to assume I ever have "profound" thoughts, but I am sitting in front of my laptop frustrated that nothing worthwhile is coming to life on my screen. I am searching for inspiration everywhere around me to get a tiny spark for something [...]
There is no try, there is only Do.
I spend so much time not writing or doing what I love because I am so concerned about how it will be received or if it will be good enough. This fear or concern causes a production freeze. I consider the option that doing nothing is better than producing something bad. I think this thought [...]
Thy Will Be Done
If you know me, I don't think you would deny that I can be a bit of a "willful" person. I do not like being told what to do. And goodness do I have some fiery opinions. I will try to keep the "Christianese" to a minimum, but there are certain phrases that while foreign [...]
Can we DTR?
Oh hey, DTR means "define the relationship" in case you did not know. I never actually know who reads these things I write. When I freelance or ghost-write, I don't think on too much about my ongoing relationship with those readers. It is primarily a one and done experience. But, with all of you beautiful [...]
10 Things I am Tired of Hearing
The list below is comprised of one-liners able-bodied people say to me daily. Frankly, I am tired of them, not because they are insensitive, but because you people have zero creativity. Asking me, "How fast does that thing go?" Upon seeing my scooter, "I need one of those!" Seeing me with a soda or water in [...]
I know I should write on here way more often. My lovely followers normally get to see and read a side of me that no one else does. But I have been writing, just more so for other organizations, but I have not forgotten my first love which is this website! I wanted to share [...]