The Practice of Forgiveness

  Forgiveness – such a noble concept, yet it can be so elusive in our human existence. Why is the practice of forgiveness so hard? Approximately 6 weeks ago, I felt like I was punched in the gut when I was on the receiving end of what I perceived as sarcasm, and hurtful words by… Read More

A Day of Remembrance – Not Politics

I woke up this morning with a blog post swirling in my head. I think it has to do with the fact that I was listening to the news last night which is not something I normally do (I made a decision almost two years ago to turn off the radio in my car and… Read More

Not Knowing What to Say Speaks Volumes…

For Audio Version: http://www.audioacrobat.com/play/wlD0tmxs As many of you know, I am in the process of writing my first book… a book about grieving the death of a child. As a child born into a grieving family, this is a very personal story yet a story that is shared by many… Last evening, a dear friend of… Read More

Squeezed out of your comfort zone…

Last week I boarded a plane to head out on a work trip.  It was a Southwest Airline flight which meant that I could choose my seat versus having one assigned to me.  So I mosied on towards the back of the plane where there was an aisle seat still open.  I was thinking to myself, … this is… Read More

Glasses houses can be broken…

People in glass houses should not throw stones… A glass house is only a stone’s throw away from breaking… unless of course, it is made out of bullet proof glass.  Who wants to live in a bullet-proof house though?  I would think life would be pretty miserable to always be in fear that you are… Read More