The Winds of Change

Standing at the crossroads between here and there, I realized only yesterday that we often are confronted with the decision between what is familiar and what is right. As creatures of habit, we opt for what feels “normal”. The over-giving, self-abandoning behavior that landed me […]

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Desperation in the Age of Plenty

It has been four years since the global recession grabbed hold of the world. It seems in the United States a lurking pessimism has undermined the once unshakable can-do spirit of a nation I’ll always consider home. Yet never before have we had the possibilities […]

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Where is Your Entrance?

Usher sings about searching for himself in his title album Looking 4 Myself. He says he finds himself in someone else. I think that is partly true. We are social animals and we need each other to serve as mirrors of our true selves. Sometimes […]

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