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I am a prisoner of current events. I find myself constantly reading about things happening all around us. On one hand I find it fascinating…but there is a part of me that knows that “knowing” what is going on around me is not good for my mental health. I blame my high school teacher, Mr. Bailey....
Love them , or hate them…reality television shows are everywhere. You can’t help but turn the TV on to some show about cooking, or real estate, or remodeling, or decorating, or baking a cake, or a half a dozen shows about the housewives of this place or that. The vast majority of us watch, or ref...
Putting Your Money Where Your Mouth Is I saw this article the other day, and I thought it was worth sharing. A young couple, head over heels in medical debt, recently had their wedding paid for by Mark Cuban, the billionaire owner of the NBA basketball team, the Dallas Mavericks. Monica and her f...
The Plight of the Lost and Forgotten In a blog I wrote the other day entitled, Seeing the Invisible; I chronicled my experience of encountering a homeless young man. That was Monday night when it happened…and today is Thursday, and I am still troubled by it. The imagines keep rolling around in my...
Seeing the Invisible Last night something happened to me that stayed with me long after the event. In fact, I woke up in the middle of the night and was unable to fall back asleep. I know no other way to try and figure out in my head why I was touched so much than to write about it. Writing is th...