Different Monsters, Same Outcome
Some monsters awaken immediately, plow through walls, crush cars, kill mercilessly and leave only destruction in their paths. Think Jurassic Park or War of the Worlds.
Others use a more subtle, yet no less destructive, approach. They lurk just under the surface. They exist in every cell, down deep in strands [...]
It was good while it lasted.
She walked in and told me to get dressed. “Time to leave,” she said.
Dang. Stephanie was great.
I’ve been catered to for a couple of days now. I just push a button and she’s there. Coffee, tea, pillows, ice cream. Relaxation. Just like I like it.
Spoiled? Yeah, you could [...]
This letter grew out of a comment on a blog post I offered to a friend who’s in a difficult situation. And I just recently spoke with another in a similar situation. It’s daunting how many this disease touches.
I’m so sorry to hear of the pain you’re going through. I’ve been there. And although I shy [...]
Introduction to My Divorce
Recently, I saw a Nightline segment that presented the investigation of Air France 447. As the story unfolded I recognized certain factors in such tragedies that fall like dominoes leading to the unimaginable.
As I watched, I sensed similar dominoes leading to my divorce. And since September 3rd, 2012 was the official two-year anniversary, I felt prompted [...]
Yesterday, a friend of mine noticed that I’ve been losing weight and asked me what I’d been doing. I thought I’d expand on my answer to him here. Perhaps you, my reader, may also find some benefit. Maybe you’d like to join me in this endeavor? Or tell me I could be doing something better or different? [...]
The following is my experience of my brother’s final days. It’s less a minute by minute account and far more a reaction to moments.
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
I’m up early and I’m writing this in a local coffee house. Although they play a wide variety of music, I’ve never heard [...]
I get tired of the way things are.
So I get busy.
I get busy hoping. And searching. And reading. And waiting. And praying. And waiting.
And … praying.
For that something that’ll bring forth the desired change I’ve been lacking.
I keep reading and searching in this book or that video or the webinar, or conference, [...]
I first saw Chris Brogan do this. And he just posted his three words for 2012.
I don’t do resolutions. Haven’t for years. Those times that I did, frustration often resulted from too many, covering too much, that were too easily forgotten. But employing three defining [...]