Finding My Own Way, My Perfect Path

Go quietly on the path you have chosen That was the topic for a group discussion I attended tonight. It was a good talk. Especially, I was fascinated by how the participants identified with and emphasized different parts of the idea we were … [Continue reading]

Ashes to Diamonds – A Story About Life and Love

When we long for life without difficulties, remind us that oaks grow strong in contrary winds and diamonds are made under pressure (Peter Marshall). People are like diamonds, you know. We are birthed under pressure. We are formed from … [Continue reading]

Doing versus Being

Walter Bond, former NBA shooting guard, posed a question this week that took me back to my journey as a Religious Studies student and my introduction to the writings of the enigmatic monk, Thomas Merton. Bond says that what he misses most about … [Continue reading]

The Truth About the Workplace

Your business just turned two years old, and you are holding a party to celebrate. Beginning with just five employees, you now have triple that many. Tonight, you are asking yourself one question: How can I hire more people like the 10% or so who … [Continue reading]

The Road Not Taken

The name for this website was inspired by Robert Frost's poem, "The Road Not Taken." Choices in my own life took me to a place where I was unsure of my next step. I had resigned from a position many folks aspire to. It was "secure" and paid … [Continue reading]