How it’s all about risk

October 15, 2021
I figured it out. What life is all about. It's about RISK. How much you're willing to tolerate. What seems really risky behavior to me apparently isn't for...

Secrets and lies: what we know | what we don’t know

October 13, 2021
The motto of a truly open mind is we don't know what we don't know. A mind that accepts that any possibility could be true is a beautiful thing. Exploring my...

Here’s how to get busy living instead of getting busy...

October 12, 2021
It doesn't take a psychic to understand how hopeless people can feel as we close off our second year of a pandemic. I've had my own moments of feeling like I'm...

Reaching back to the carefree innocence of the past

October 11, 2021
Isn't this an eye-catching image? What I love most is the sense of carefree ease it conveys to me, at a time I really long for that kind of carefree innocence. That's...

Why I no longer twist like a pretzel

October 6, 2021
There was a day when I'd knock myself out trying to make a friendship or relationship work. Twist like a pretzel. Oh, the life contortions I was willing to make, the...

If God is love, and He is, find him here

October 5, 2021
If, like me, you've wondered where simple human decency went, especially among professed "Christians," you will love John Pavlovitz' new book, If God is Love, Don't...

How can we make this place beautiful?

September 30, 2021
The world is at least fifty percent terrible, and that’s a conservative estimate, though I keep this from my children. For every bird there is a stone thrown at...

Don’t ever lose heart

September 28, 2021
It's so important to stop, rest, take a break--even in the midst of all the craziness in our world. To not lose heart. How easy it is to spin out on the crazies,...

Caution: opinion sanitizing station ahead!

September 23, 2021
I'm shaking my head this morning as I read dozens of comments on a social media post I made of Jennifer Lopez wearing a wrinkly maxi dress (not the one in the image,...

Don’t kid yourself: inherited pain is real

September 22, 2021
Inherited Pain Children who were abandoned grow up to love people who abandon them. This stopped me in my tracks with its truth. Inherited pain is...

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