Truth as an impediment.

My husband and I have been enjoying an autobiographical book on tape. I’m not sure I can recommend it yet because, while enlightening, challenging and thought provoking, F-bombs drop like candy from a pinata..it is very intense! The man “speaks truth to power” though, and I am all about it- regardless of how it’s presented….

Red Flags

I recently watched two Netflix movies; Bikram: Yogi, Guru, Predator and FYRE- The greatest party that never happened. Bikram (77) is the egomaniacal founder of hot yoga. This guy amassed a fortune estimated at 75 million dollars sitting in a comfy, elevated, overstuffed chair with a personalized AC blowing on his neck barking out orders…

Liar, liar, pants on.. HEY WAIT.. there are no pants!!

I remember being so impressed with the woman featured in a 2014, Forbes article, I cut it out and placed it on my daughter’s desk. “What a role model,” I marveled “What a hard-charging, inspirational genius.” Turns out I wasn’t the only one impressed with Elizabeth Holmes, the young woman at the helm of Theranos,…

Why lie?

Lying is like painting over a water stain on the ceiling.. the truth will eventually seep right through, so all you are really doing is buying time. Now if you’re an exchange student trying to escape from communist North Korea and you have to dress up like a local and lie about your identity to…

John 8:32

“Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” I am a political junkie in search of a lasting cure…and I’m getting ever closer to total healing thanks to cable TV. Yes, my cure will come in the form of a TV screen split into four boxes with people screaming at each other.  It’s…

Fantasy Island

Her stories are short and exciting; bite sized, intriguing tales that start as she bags my groceries and end with the slam of the tailgate on my car. Like many of the baggers at our market, this precious girl, probably in her mid twenties,  has a mild, cognitive challenge. I’m not really sure what it…