Filters

Someone telling you they have no filter is usually code for them being an asshole. I would like to meet someone who doesn’t have a filter but is super nice. Like they are walking around the grocery store and can’t keep themselves from complimenting people, saying how...

On Offense

If someone shoots me in the chest or kicks me in the face or steals my car, I can point to a place of injury. I would have a hole in my chest or missing teeth or no way to get to work. A sound can damage my ear drums and a light can damage my eyes. A fire can burn my...

Decisions Are Easy

We like to say we struggle with things. We all do it. We struggle with exercising every day. We struggle with eating right. We struggle with going to bed on time. In these cases, “struggle” is a code word to let ourselves off the hook for bad choices. We’ve...

I Was Wrong Wednesday- Ragnarok Part 3

So we have Mindfulness Monday, The Sunday Roundup and, now, I Was Wrong Wednesday. This new weekly feature will explore all the things I have been wrong about in my life, despite strong confidence that I was absolutely, unequivocally right. These days, I work from the...

Ragnarok Part 2 – Hardship and Renewal

We are having our own tiny Ragnarok here at the house as I am running a pretty nasty fever and Max woke up vomiting this morning. I think I would rather fight a giant snake than deal with puke. So we have the horror and bloodshed of Ragnarok, and a lot of the Gods die...

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