Monthly Archives: April 2015

We all need somebody: Signs of life

  This morning’s running plans shifted and I fell back to sleep a little before 5 am. Suddenly, I found myself racing out the door calling for a big barking woof-y pup that I had heard while in that slumbering … Continue reading

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A response to a kindness

Yesterday, my friend-who-is-a-pastor checked in: “And I keep wondering how your faith is doing since our last chat and prayer. You don’t have to write a big, long email explaining things. Just wanted to mention that I wonder (but don’t … Continue reading

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This is not the way it ends: Signs of life

Sunday, I sat in my car in a remote field next to someone’s rural mailbox and felt the world sway. Above me, the clouds whirled and blew. Around me, the rain pelted and washed beneath the Vibe. I looked out … Continue reading

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Abandon Your Comfort Zone: Signs of Life

When you’re “going through it”, life can be a deathrace that hijacks your focus. Keep Moving. Stay Safe. Wake Up. Take a Bath. Do Your Best at Work and Home. Remember to sleep and eat. Pay a Bill or two. As the … Continue reading

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Learn like a beginner: Signs of Life

Learn like a beginner. I love this in theory. Practicing this humble beginning mindset is harder to do. I’ve a history of barrelling “rip snort” into life and adventure and decisions and down crazy slopes and up hard-to-start vertical climbs … Continue reading

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