Free Dumb

Everyone offers it.  Few understand it.  Many think they have it but know they do not.  They talk of freedom but they are "free dumb." Simply put, freedom is doing what you most want to do.  Everything else is a degree of slavery.  So, if I ask you, "What do you most want to do?" and you … Continue reading Free Dumb

Empty Legacy

No person should be allowed the luxury of holding a belief while ignoring its implications.  Why?  Because the implications of today’s prevalent beliefs shape the ethos of the next generation.  For instance, suppose I had been born into a culture which had been largely shaped by the belief that the ability to overcome a rival … Continue reading Empty Legacy

The One Thing

Ask my children, they will tell you that I can tend to get frustrated and freaked out.  I've been known to throw a fit or two (or many, many more) when things don't work out as I had envisioned.  When I get like this, it's a sure sign that I've relinquished something that's important.  Correction: not just something that's … Continue reading The One Thing