A Light Shines in the Darkness

  For the last  few years I have come to dread the Christmas holidays, but not for the usual cliché reasons. It is my aversion to watching the usual Christmastime television movie “favorites” when everyone suggested we turn on the set and watch. I always do, but find myself getting unusually emotional. I tear up, my nose gets stuffy, and as result, I’d find myself … Continue reading A Light Shines in the Darkness

A Perplexing Question

  I find it perplexing that humankind, especially in the USA, inevitably ask the question upon meeting someone new, “So what do you do for a living?” It seems to be almost automatic. What is almost never asked, “What are the things you ENJOY doing in your life’s journeys?” For me, to ask about what one does to make a living, to inquire about one’s occupation … Continue reading A Perplexing Question