Like a Child

October 5, 2009 Thoughts 0

“Act your age!” “You big baby.” “Are you 12 or 2?” “Oh, that’s real mature.” As a toddler, we want to play with the big kids. Pre-teens long for driving age. Our teenagers can’t wait for the freedom that comes next. And, as adults, we scold others with cynical comments when the weaker characteristics of childhood… Read more

The Law Won?

October 1, 2009 Thoughts 0

Yesterday, I was headed to the coffee shop for a meeting. my speed – 55mph speed limit – 45mph looking ahead – nothing to slow me down rearview – kingsport city police officer approaching

Thoughts @ Twilight

November 24, 2008 Thoughts 0

Upon announcing that the youth was invited to come out to the movies and watch Twilight with me, I was intrigued in a new way… History: I spent a great deal of time reading through the many reviews of this movie. I did this because I enjoy studying anything that reaches the culture of our… Read more

Graceful Defeat

November 5, 2008 Thoughts 0

I am a very competitive person. It is my nature, my make-up. Childhood memories let me know that it has always been this way: racing to the swings at Warriors Path during my 5 yr old b-day party wrestling with my father on a daily basis knowing there would be a time that I could… Read more

Being the Best – good enough?

November 1, 2008 Thoughts 0

Last week, the Philadelphia Phillies (what a creative name) won the World Series. But, the truth is, I do not care. Why is this? I am a big sports fan and have watched quite a bit of baseball this year. Yet, when it was time for the world series, I tuned out. Based on their… Read more