We all know sex sells! I don’t know what the statistic is in terms of sex related deaths but our country seems to have stricter sex laws than it does gun laws. What’s my point? There are more shops in this country selling instruments of death then there are shops that are allowed to sell … More Living in Denial
Sometimes in the movie of our life, there are people who are “extras” but they think they are supposed to have speaking parts. You are the director and the producer of your own life’s movie… Understand the casting roles!
One of my favorite quotes, from one of my favorite shows, The West Wing, I believe sums up the attitude of many people in our country. While this idea definitely applies to politics, it also applies to living our lives in a way that’s going to bring about real change, not just selfishly living for … More Some people don’t care!
I recently saw a post that made me wonder about something as it pertains to Superheroes and our Superhero fantasies. I want to be clear that when I talk about Superheroes, gender doesn’t matter, I am referring to the genre. Superheroes are strong, Superheroes are resilient, Superheroes may question things but they never waiver in … More Superheroes
Breathing and sleeping are two basic human functions. I’m constantly amazed when I find people who think the use of machinery to help you breathe or the use of drugs to help you sleep are part of the human condition. I understand how controversial this statement is going to be. However, is it possible that … More Live Well!
I think most of us can agree that racism is ignorant. I have said many times that if all you have against me, is the color of my skin, not only are you ignorant but you are lazy. There are plenty of legitimate reasons to not like me, you don’t need to use my skin … More Confusing the Issue
We tell athletes to just shut up and play, we tell artists to just shut up an act or shut up and sing. One of my issues with these statements is they often come from individuals like me, who are over the age of 40. Imagine if we said that to John Lennon on Marvin … More Lift Every Voice
The definition of theology is the study of God or the study of the Divine. The definition of the Divine is something that’s God-like, excellent or delightful. Our personal world view affects how we make decisions. The more we are able to improve our emotional health and strengthen ourselves through personal growth the better we … More The Theology of Personal Development
Bill Cosby, Kathy Griffin and Colin Kaepernick all have one thing in common, many Americans love to complain about all three. Cosby has been accused of being a serial rapist. At the time this is being written, Dr. Cosby is currently on trial so some of my statements may not be accurate depending on when you are reading … More We have “Fee-dom” of Speech
“Whatever the mind can conceive and believe it can achieve”. That is one of the more famous quotes by Napoleon Hill that individuals from all walks of life have used in promoting the power of positive thinking. Ben Carson recently got himself in trouble when he made the statement that “poverty is a state of … More Carson Isn’t Always Wrong