Life Flows

Continued from Life Force: There must be an easier way. Those words sifted…


Young child doing a cartwheel outside in the sunshine

Raising Fools - Part 2

Continued from Raising Fools - Part 1 I’m lying with my upper back flat while…


statue of a fool jester standing on one foot while balancing something on one finger

Raising Fools

We have three boys, all with different personalities yet similar in so many…


goldfish jumping out of the water into a larger bowl

Expand Your World

  Conventional wisdom says aquarium fish only grow as large as the tank…


Window pain floating in the sky

Movie Lessons: Almost Famous

My friend, David Horne, occasionally writes a “Movie Lessons” segment for his…


Fireflies flying out of an open jar

Free the Fireflies

  Summer always reminds me of childhood when I would play outside with…


Large bubble floating in the sky

Live Outside the Lines

  Life on the ground is often rigid. We spend the better part of our days…


The earth on meadow with clouds and a blue sky

From a Distance

  As I neared my speaking venue, I suddenly regretted not making time to…


Hand with paintbrush painting blue sky and clouds

Lego Wasteland

Susan and I spent a recent Saturday cleaning out a few closets in dire need of…


Do It Your Way

Six years ago, three friends and I spent a week paddling fifty miles in canoes…