Sunday Thoughts: Be Thankful For Today

This has been a tough weekend. We said goodbye, we worked through some dark thoughts, and we experienced stress. I am almost certain that you, dear reader, had some similar trying days recently. Oh, I am not psychic, it's called being human. Today I have decided not to worry. I have decided to focus on … Continue reading Sunday Thoughts: Be Thankful For Today

My Jesus isn’t Like Yours

It is no secret that I am a different kind of Christian. I am transparent about what I believe. My Jesus is not like the picture of Jesus that is hanging in the Sunday school classroom. My Jesus does not have silky red and white robes with perfectly combed hair, a perfect completion, and smiling … Continue reading My Jesus isn’t Like Yours

Sunday Thoughts: Death is a Door

In his famous poem about death, Henry Scott Holland wrote, "Death is nothing at all. It does not count. I have only slipped away into the next room. Nothing has happened." Death is just a change in being and a slight change in location. There is no such thing as an after life, it is … Continue reading Sunday Thoughts: Death is a Door

Valentines Day, so What?

A person asked me today what gift I got for Valentines Day. When I told them my significant other fixed my lunch for me before I went to work, he smiled at me and asked me how my day went when I got home and he told me that he loved me. The person said … Continue reading Valentines Day, so What?

Sunday Thoughts: We Are Insignificant

I am not sure where I have been the past couple of weeks. Under a rock maybe. I just saw the amazing pictures of Jupiter that NASA released. They are stunning. Who would have thought that in our life time we would have pictures this clear of a planet so far away? My next thought … Continue reading Sunday Thoughts: We Are Insignificant

Do you Medium?

I found this amazing place to read cool stuff. It is called Medium.com. I liked it so much I joined. It is an open forum for writers, artists, and dreamers a like. Check out my page and other cool people there. You can read and applause those you like with claps, similar to Facebook likes....its … Continue reading Do you Medium?

The Way of Love

During February there is a theme of all things red heart love. There are flowers, chocolates and paper cards proclaiming all sorts of messages about love. It is so everyday dish water that no one even blinks at the notion of love any more. We say it to and about everything. I love those shoes. … Continue reading The Way of Love

Nonnegotiables

I like that word, nonnegotiable. It has a very simple definition, not open to discussion or modification. I have a few nonnegotiable things in my life.  Things that are important. Things that guide your life compass should be nonnegotiable. Nonnegotiables mirror your values. The define what you will and won’t accept from others and from yourself. … Continue reading Nonnegotiables