Monthly Archives: May 2013

Let ‘Em Eat Cookies. Now.

Maybe you’ve heard the old joke, goes something like this… Old man is lying on his death bed, hours from his final breath, and he is awakened by his favorite smell: chocolate chip cookies baking in the kitchen. He musters … Continue reading

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Second Place Finishers Are Losers. Right?

In 2004, the Boston Red Sox won their first World Series in 86 years. It was a time of celebration the likes of which Boston had never seen. Who did they beat? Few remember that the Red Sox defeated the … Continue reading

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Is ‘Planting Seeds’ a Cop-Out?

  Couple random, but related, thoughts… #1. If you have spent more than 18 minutes in the church, you have more than likely heard the following statement, “Well, at least we planted some seeds!” This statement usually follows a half-hearted … Continue reading

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Tiny Forces

I am done with great things and big plans, great institutions and big successes. I am for those tiny, invisible loving human forces that work from individual to individual, creeping through the crannies of the world like so many rootlets, … Continue reading

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