Our Only Certain Appointment

We all have an appointment with death. Unfortunately, none of us know when or where our death will occur. This can make our lives infinitely enjoyable or dreadful depending on our perspective on the the life we have. For my two beagles, an appointment has been made. Like me, they have now idea it is… Read More

We Are Addicted

We are addicted to positive feedback.  We are addicted to being unique and different from everyone else.  We crave standing out.  Our addiction is fed by advertisements, information and products we consume.  Materialism is not the problem.  By going away from material or technology we stand out from the crowd once again and find disappointment… Read More

Embracing the Dark Side

This post could come from different angles as the “dark side” can refer to many different things, some quite fun.  To keep with the nature of this blog, the dark side I refer to is what was previously posted.  The dark side of freedom is our choice and the fantasy of everything we could be or… Read More

Leveraging Strength

Tension is created when we encounter different cultures or points of view.  Arguments ensue when we hold onto one side or the other.  The tension continues to build until something gives.  Is this process necessary? What about using that energy to ask questions and seek understanding of the other perspective? When I’ve found myself in… Read More