Pleasure of Privilege

I accosted a man today.   Maybe accost is a strong word but his initial body language indicated that I might have invaded his space.  Before the encounter he was moving at a leisurely pace with his canine ... a pooch who looked a lot like this ... and my curiosity pulled me into his …

Trigger Warning | Unlocking Spiritual Closets

“Niagara Falls” is a popular vaudeville comedy skit where performers exploit repressed memories and its triggers.In the skit, "Niagara Falls" two comedians meeting for the first time engage in polite conversation. This continues until one uses “Niagara Falls” in the conversation.“Niagara Falls” seems to be the trigger that takes the comedian back to an unpleasant …

The Light Bearers

If you're the bringer of the light then you have three-fold purpose.  First, you must know you're the light-bearer.   Second, you light the way.  Third,  you must ignite the flame in others.  All the jobs are important.  If you neglect any, remember everyone in your world will be left in the dark.

Travel Tuesday I You Can’t Get There From Here

Imagine you’re on a flight that takes about four hours from departure to arrival.  When you reach the fourth hour, you realize you are nowhere near your destination. What’s worse, you’ll have a to make an unscheduled stop that’s about 1-hour’s drive-time from your original destination.   How would you feel? Frustrated?  Angry? Relieved?  Your emotional …