purpose

Ask Me Why

  Much of my life looks, sounds, and feels pretty much like your typical white, suburban, tech-trained family man. Da wife, da kids, da job, da Pack – like so many others. I don’t dress like John the Baptist. I don’t eat like him either. I don’t even put bumper stickers on my car. So,…

Betting Your Life On It

I was saddened to hear about the passing of the prominent atheist, Christopher Hitchens recently.  I did not know the man, and obviously we did not share the same convictions on what this life is all about and where or whom it came from.   But I could not help but feel sadness when I heard…

Florida, Family and Frodo Baggins

Last month our family had the pleasure of spending some time in Florida for my sisters wedding. It was good to see all of my family again and how time has grown us all.  It was the first visit to my grandparent’s house that made me reflect on the subject of this post.  I had…