In 2008, I got my first motorcycle. I still have it today. Back then I had some different ideas about faith and how to develop it, and how to use it. I thought it was something to be exercised (and maybe it is) and to be used like money to get "stuff." And I thought … Continue reading Faith
This year and the past several years have been dominated by news of sexual harassment, assault, and rape from around the world. The spotlight seems to have been shone on mistreatment of women around the world, at work, and at home. And it has been happening for centuries. Also, the spotlight has been shone on … Continue reading Where Is the World Headed?
My youngest sister has been very sick for the past six days. She went in for surgery and at the very beginning was found to have a very serious infection. Doctors spent the next 8 hours removing infected scar tissue from her abdominal cavity. What this makes me feel is extremely frustrated. Ever since I … Continue reading Hell
The Dream - July 6, 2013. Last night I had a dream of a place that I have dreamt about before. I don’t know how many times, I just know that I’d dreamed of this place before. I was in a place that seemed to be another country, or maybe another reality. We (there were … Continue reading A Strange Dream Which May Have Warned of my Mother’s Death
I was appalled early this morning to hear that there was another mass shooting. This time it was in Las Vegas. At least 50 people died, and 400 were injured. The shooter's name was Stephen Paddock, 64. Who knows what his major malfunction was? There will only be speculation. The man is dead. Inevitably some … Continue reading Las Vegas