with risk comes rewards?

In trying to teach my 11 year old son how someone can become financially wealthy I had to really think about how I wanted to explain myself to him. I could have used any number of stories of how people work hard, study hard, and then it all pays off but I found myself looking… Continue reading with risk comes rewards?

truth

The discovery of an acceptable definition of truth seems to be something worthy of many discussion in the future I think. There are folks still stuck on the concept of absolute truth and they appear to be divided into two camps. On the one hand scientific “proof” based truth and on the other “belief” based… Continue reading truth

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ticks from space

a long time ago an alien species crafted a interstellar space cannon that could fire projectiles containing entire communities of it’s people across the galaxy in hopes of finding place where they could settle and thrive. one of those projectiles would arrive on earth and after the impact a vast community of the alien species… Continue reading ticks from space

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do you have a destiny?

is there a hidden agenda embedded in your DNA? is there meaning in your actions without you knowing it? are seemingly routine events in your life that seem boring actually making micro-payments into a greater good? are some people craving anarchy because they think that they are independent or because they feel hopeless? do you… Continue reading do you have a destiny?

community

the first recorded use of the word community is approximately 635 years old (Source: Wolfram|Alpha) but I think the concept is as old as humanity. sadly I think our ability to maintain a community is falling. Sometimes we think our place of work offers us this sense of community and depending on your position in… Continue reading community

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a perpetual war with big brother

In the fictional novel Nineteen Eighty-Four Orwell describes a time and place that has never existed, at least not in the western world and not with the government at the helm of control. I found this novel to be an incredible story with some bizarre potential realities and it really got me thinking. “There was… Continue reading a perpetual war with big brother

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