You’re Doing It Wrong.

You’re Doing It Wrong.

I recently realized something. I didn’t notice before because, generally speaking, I believe I live in a musical wherein I am the lead (with the best voice), and everything is amazing and the so-called “strangers” around me at the gas station or the...
Making History

Making History

I am making history. And, I am not going to stop. No, I am going to keep going. It’s hard sometimes to be a history-maker when I am in the middle of history. If only I had the benefit of being able to step out of time and go in the future and be able to see my...
Vital Records

Vital Records

Recently, we realized we had lost three birth certificates somehow. I am absolutely almost forty seven percent positive that they are somewhere in the house, but I knew for sure they wouldn’t turn up until I got new ones, so I embarked on a journey to the Bureau...
Reverence for Life.

Reverence for Life.

One of my heroes is Dr. Albert Schweitzer. He could be stubborn, disagreeable, and moody.  He made mistakes. He was very human.  He was also extraordinary. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1952 for his philosophy.   He had been struggling with the dilemma of how human...