Category Archives: Life

The mundane juxtaposed against the out-of-the-ordinary. This is the peculiar blend we call “life”.

The One Essential We Mess Up Most

Today I want to talk about an issue that has been very damaged and damaging over the years. To my mind it is the single most important, multifaceted and misunderstood issue we have to deal with in the world, not … Continue reading

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The Fear Paradox – Some Thoughts on Success

Human life is an inscrutably odd mix of various, often contrasting elements. One such inscrutably odd element is fear. Fear is special even among the others of its kind — it contrasts itself in extremely peculiar ways. What I mean … Continue reading

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Bitter Strength

You know, sometimes it’s really hard following God. Oh, wait — never mind. Scrap that “sometimes” nonsense. It’s pretty much ALWAYS really hard following God. And by “following” here I don’t mean believing in Him or committing to His ways, … Continue reading

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The Divine Showman

I’ve been going through something of a rough time recently. Know what that means? It means that this was the perfect time for God to step in and reveal Himself to me in another unprecedented and awesome way. And He … Continue reading

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Remember… (Part 2)

Remember… Remember that life is short. You did not choose to wake up from your sleep last night, nor will you be able to choose whether you will awaken from it tomorrow. You do not even get to choose whether … Continue reading

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I Rise, I Give Thanks!

I rise, I give thanks! Thanks because I had no control over anything while I slept. Thanks because any number of things could have befallen me in the darkness of the night. Thanks because any number of things didn’t┬ábefall me … Continue reading

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Remember… (Part 1)

Remember… Remember that you did not bring yourself here. Remember that you owe your very existence to forces and laws and circumstances about which you know next to nothing and over which you could never hope to have control. Remember … Continue reading

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