Forgiving the Fireman

Forgiving the Fireman

Some of the best times in my life were spent just across the street from my childhood home. There was both compassion and unbridled discipline that lived there. Also, a fireman. Life is hard, and we have our own stories of forgiving the fireman. Most 

Give Me the Willies

Give Me the Willies

When I was coming up in the world, those around me might say in a situation, “that gives me the willies.” What in the world might they mean by such a saying? The definition might surprise you. My premise that most all of the fear 

Befriend the Believer… Beware the Belief

Befriend the Believer… Beware the Belief

So much has been offered about how we should see the world. Centuries of those proposing the “correct” attitude towards ourselves and those around us. How can we befriend the believer, but remain who we know ourselves to be? In a world that prescribes we 

Looking Love

Looking Love

Valentines Day brings stories of pickle juice, grilled cheese sandwiches, and bowling centers to my mind. What about any of this has to do with looking love, however, will take a moment to explain. For the last 50 years, my father has bowled in a 

There Is a Love

There Is a Love

Sometimes it seems like the world is on fire. With very little effort, we are able to find negativity, a troubled world, and what seem to be new miseries. But, with all confidence, I would like to assure you, there is a love. This love 

Seven Unconventional Ways to Build a Team

Seven Unconventional Ways to Build a Team

There is growing interest from most organizations in team building. While the goals of each might differ, there are universal ways to build a team. Whether you are trying to raise awareness for a particular cause, or increase a bottom line, team building counts. There 

A Case For Love

A Case For Love

If you take a look around the world, you might find love. You might also find war and hunger. I would like to make a case for love. For reasons unknown to even me, I have been to a few places other than my home. 

My Kind of Town

My Kind of Town

I have been to Chicago twice in my lifetime. Once with a Methodist minister seeking relief from migraine headaches, and once with a friend from high school. Chicago, just like Frank Sinatra said, is my kind of town. While the trip to Chicago with the 

Wayne’s World…

Wayne’s World…

Wayne Dyer is known around the world as a positive, upbeat, motivational speaker. His life in physical form ended in 2015, but in many ways, this is becoming Wayne’s World. He had friends at Hay House (founded by Louise Hay) and around the world. His 

The Next Room

The Next Room

There are a thousand realities in each of our days. Literally, we immerse ourselves in thousands of realities. Perhaps it is the new normal, and perhaps it is not. We step without caution, in a thousand ways, into the next room. Where Is the Next