Strength in Uncertainty

There’s so much going on in the world that scares me: President-Elect Trump and his daily Cabinet appointments and transition into the White House Ohio State University stabbing A ramp up of hate speech and leaders of anti-LGBT and white supremacy There’s so much going on in my life that I’m working through: Struggling toContinue reading “Strength in Uncertainty”

Airtime Perspective

It was 6:30 PM and the flight into Chicago was just starting its decent into O’Hare, where I would make my connecting flight to take me home to the final leg of my #ACPA16 trip home to Lansing. Having a window seat, I watched as the blur of Chicago began to get brighter.¬†We gradually droppedContinue reading “Airtime Perspective”

Ponderings

There’s something rubbing me the wrong way with the tone of our field lately. I honestly can’t put my finger on it, but my gut has an unsettling feeling. Perhaps it’s the exclusiveness of our conversations. It could conceivably be an unbalance of our understanding our field as a whole. Maybe it’s the way we treat each other on socialContinue reading “Ponderings”

“How High Is Heaven?”

During my younger years, my father put out a monthly newsletter as part of a strategic marketing campaign for his business to his clients and business associates. It wasn’t your typical newsletter with updates and information but rather, it contained short stories, thoughts and musings and even recipes from himself and his staff. For theContinue reading ““How High Is Heaven?””