Staying on the Path

Why are you trying so hard? Wouldn’t it be easier to turn around? Isn’t it safer to stick with what you know? These are but a few of the questions we hear from naysayers. It’s especially true when we’re talking about doing something religious, spiritual, or whatever term you want […]

Winning at Losing

We’re told that we should do our best to win. We’re told that losing can be okay if we did our best, in trying to win. I’ve learned, though, that sometimes even the person or team that wins also comes out as a loser. Time and again, we hear about […]

On Human Decency

I’m decent. In writing this, I’m making what I consider a simple statement. In reading it, an imaginably, mildly jaded person from the 21st Century might consider this an admission of averageness. If that’s the case, I’m fine with the interpretation. Admittedly, I’m not a super hero. I don’t even […]