Tag: "kindness"

Assault Weapons, Entertainment Violence, and a Culture We Must Change.

April 3rd, 2018
I don't believe outlawing guns is the answer. I don't believe arming teachers is the answer. I don't believe any one faction is to blame for the atrocities that keep happening in our safe zones--such as our schools and churches--and other places where the public gathers&hellip: more »

Lost Without Recollection

April 17th, 2015
Here comes another attack on technology. I can't help myself; things have gotten absurd. It's not that the tool isn't good. For the right application, it can be very useful. However, like buying a field mower to maintain a center-city plot of grass,… more »

You are the template that others follow

July 24th, 2014
It seems the news just keeps getting worse. The battle in Israel continues. Three hundred Malaysian airplane passengers were assassinated in the sky after a few hundred more had simply disappeared altogether. More than 100 schoolgirls were kidnapped… more »

Control in Democracy

October 3rd, 2012
I fear that the best of us are going to walk away from the polls without casting a vote. Distrust and dissatisfaction prevails: is any candidate worthy of my support? Yet as someone lucky enough to have been born in America (a free country, a breathtaki… more »

This Week's Small Step: Smile and Say "Hello"

February 17th, 2012
Here it is. The debut post for the new "One Thing a Week" series in which I offer suggestions for simplifying life which in turn allows us to slow down, reconnect with Nature, and live in a way that is in better harmony with our surroundings. This w… more »