My Blog consists of the most recent bi-weekly reminders as well as occasional posts on related topics.

Wounded Soldier

Wounded Soldier

    Wounded Soldier "Without your wounds where would your power be? The very angels themselves cannot persuade the wretched and blundering children on earth as can one human being broken in the wheels of living. In love’s service, only the wounded soldiers...

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Celebrity

Celebrity

    Celebrity   "I'm nobody! Who are you?Are you nobody, too?"-Emily Dickinson    Our country has developed and perhaps perfected the cult of celebrity. The rich and the famous have a powerful influence on almost every aspect of our culture, whether or...

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Doubt and Certainty

Doubt and Certainty

    Doubt and Certainty "The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, but wiser people so full of doubts." -Bertrand Russell    When it comes to competition or argument, often those who doubt, lose, those...

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The Price of Art

The Price of Art

    The Price of Art “Art is unthinkable without risk and spiritual self-sacrifice.” -Boris Pasternak (d. 1960)    Well, it seems to me that there is a lot of what is offered as “art” that has not been born of risk and self-sacrifice.   Let’s assume that...

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Drip Down

Drip Down

    Drip Down "A leader leads by example, whether he intends to or not." -American Proverb   Invariably what is important to the person on top, quickly becomes important to the rest of the crowd. I believe this is especially true when dealing with values,...

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