This is really a story that you could produce as a romantic comedy and miss the some of the most humanizing parts. What draws me to this story is not romance… although there is plenty in it. I like simple in my systems but its complexity that breeds good characters.
You know the old story about the frog and the boiling pot of water right? You boil the water first and put the frog in and the frog will jump out. But if you put […]
The time of Judges in the Bible is a period I particularly enjoy reading about because I love Super Heroes. I mean let’s be honest, that is what is happening in these stories. There is […]
Kim Kardashian has views on politics and people on Twitter care about her opinion. But if she was wearing the label “Made a Sex Tape with Ray Jay” first people would say, “Who the heck is Ray Jay?” Then they might ask why would this person know anything about… well… anything?
If you have kids you know how quickly you can lose them in a crowd because they see something they want: candy in a display, a puppy at the park, or a toy in a different isle. They just wander away looking at all the things they can look at and half the time you find them and they didn’t even know they were lost!
For the past two nights as I was watching the World Series with the rest of Kansas City, nothing was more satisfying troubling sinfully delightful than the 8th inning faces of the Mets fans. The […]
Who doesn’t like action? Gladiator, Braveheart, Troy… we love to see the glory and cunning of two armies in pitched battle fighting for what they believe in. It could be for love, for glory, for […]
Driving in the car used to be a relaxing time away for me. In high school and college (when gas was $0.79) I would just roll down my windows and crank up some Jimmy Eat World […]
It seems like I’ve been reading/hearing/telling the story of the Ten Commandments continually since I was six. I’ve listened to teachers, pastors, speakers and cynics talk about how they are very important… or not important […]
Our society is based on some fundamental and universally agreed social norms. There are axioms that we observe not just because they are punishable but because all right-minded, free-thinking adults see the purpose and reason […]