PLEASURE!

Pleasure is the engine that drives our entire species.

Honor, power, recognition, wealth, success, genius, strength, beauty, fellowship, companionship, physical attraction, sexual passion, happiness, joy…these are the pleasures we work so hard to achieve and strive with all our might to obtain. And when we fail to obtain these pleasures in sufficient quantity (or at all), we consider ourselves failures and question our value as human beings.

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Symbols, Anthems and Idols

After days of serious thought, I’ve concluded that it’s time to address the Kaepernick issue…

I address this very frank and sincere blog entry to the American Christian community, to whom the Words of Christ: “Love thy neighbor as thyself” is more than just a proverb.

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Peace Obeyed

Have you known anyone whose entire life has been overrun by chaos (anger, stress, bitterness, disappointment)?

I have (been one of those people). The injustices of life seem to have a way of piling up on you one after another.

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I Never Knew You

“If only The Godhead exists, then what am I?” You, dear Friend, are a blade of grass.

According to the New Mexico University’s College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences, a single blade of grass does have a limited life span, much like the leaves on a tree. The length of time a single blade persists depends on several factors. Shade or lack of shade, variety of grass, moisture conditions, and season of the year are a few things that affect the longevity of a blade of grass.

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Play Dead!

We’ve all heard the recommendation: when attacked by a bear, play dead.

Well, that’s partially true…if you’re attacked by a mother bear that’s defending her cubs. If, however, you’re attacked by a cubless bear (male or female) and you have no bear spray or very high-powered weapon, I suggest that you fight the bear as if your life depended on it–because it does.

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