A Prayer For A Car Or Winning Lottery Ticket

Very few if any of you will recognize that parking lot and know that I took in Euless, Texas. Hell, I could tell you I went to the Target on Glade that day and it probably wouldn’t mean anything to you and that is ok. It is only tangentially related to this post. That blue […]

What Chore Do You Dislike The Most?

A reader asked me if I could provide them with a simple tip to try and generate more engagement on their blog. I suggested they ask a simple question that people could relate to and offered to try demonstrating how effective it can be by doing the same on my blog. So today I am […]

How To Be Happy

Graphic by WebpageFX I like the science of being happy but I also believe much of it comes down to whether you choose to be happy because if you aren’t willing to make that choice it just doesn’t matter.

A Question of Priorities

“I wish it need not have happened in my time,” said Frodo. “So do I,” said Gandalf, “and so do all who live to see such times. But that is not for them to decide. All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.” ― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of […]

Sometimes Heroes Fall

Died. Sammy. Sweet Sammy has died. He is dead. His parents haven’t “lost” a child. They would never…could never…be so careless. He didn’t “pass” or “pass away.” We pass a driving test or a kidney stone. We don’t just pass through life. Sammy didn’t just pass through life. Sorrow- Rebecca Einstein Schorr Superman Sam lost […]