War is Hell

Recently, while out shopping, I noticed a veteran on the side of the road.  As he navigated his wheelchair down the sidewalk with both legs missing from the knees down, he was holding up a sign asking for help.  I could not help but be moved by his dilemma.  While at the light, I looked through my purse and managed to find $10.  “Not a lot,” I thought, but honestly, since the birth of debit cards, I rarely have actual cash … Continue reading

Let’s be honest

“Men stumble over the truth from time to time, but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened” ~ Winston Churchill When I think of truth, I think of contradiction, a paradox!  We continually wrestle with our deepest desire for it and yet are painfully aware of our discomfort with it.  Because truth, like a razor, has the power to cut straight through the center of our hearts.  When it does, we know in that instant, we do … Continue reading