Category Archives: America

The UNITED states

Thank you, public servants, Donald and Barack: So far, we still have freedoms— To defend, worship, and talk. And though I don’t agree With everything you do, I’m thankful for a government— And to vote for you… or you. They … Continue reading

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“10% Happier”

After he suffered a panic attack on national television, journalist Dan Harris made a change. No, I haven’t read his book on meditation, 10% Happier, but it resonated with me after viewing a documentary on minimalism. “Ten percent happier”: I … Continue reading

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Meth House

The other day, a dear friend was lamenting the issues of the world: crime, poverty, politics, taxes, injustice. I’ve been thinking about advice I gave my friend in reply: I asked him to imagine a meth lab—a toxic haven of … Continue reading

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Wisdom From a Liberal

I’m thankful for a good friend not afraid to “Share” on Facebook: I might have missed an on-point Vlog to Jonathan Pie’s fellow liberals regarding the USA’s recent presidential election. Pie had a lot of solid things to say, but … Continue reading

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Two Kinds of People

[ Today’s post is dedicated to the broken-hearted. ] We go to a big church—every age, shape, and race. But our pastors often remind us: “There are two kinds of people.” Rightly dividing the Word is their passion, and they … Continue reading

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I Do Not Like My Recent Post

= – = Do I like my recent post? No, I don’t; I cannot boast. Lacking love, the thing was harsh: No soft shoe; it was a march! = – = Someone posted on the Web, And into that web … Continue reading

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What Will it Take?

[ED. NOTE: Regarding this post: important message, unpleasing tone. See note, 10/27/14.] = – = – = – = – = – = – = – = Ps. 107:39  ~  Then their numbers decreased, and they were humbled by oppression, … Continue reading

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