Inspiration point (IP)

Looking outside, it's beautiful - warm, sunny, blue skies - and yet things seem to be falling apart (again) - so I think this week's Inspiration Point is going to be 'contrasts'. Take it anywhere you want to. Good luck! 

Inspiration point


Knockouts and Knockdowns

After Gene Fullmer outpointed Sugar Ray Robison in their first fight, Gene was favored to win the rematch. He was ahead in that fight entering the...

Dusk of Another 25 Hour Night

A few years ago, the United States sent a mechanism to Mars. The landing was perfect but something went wrong with communications. We never received any signals back from the machine. I tried to imagine what was going on with that mechanism and realized it had a lot to do with the fears that most of us have....alone.....not doing the job......self-disappointed......misunderstood....far, far from home....not as good as we thought we were etc.

When I am afraid …

[Continuing the hymn-for-Sundays series] Sometimes you see I am afraid because of things in stories said, remembering silly things I’ve read: And...


Bad ideas? I've had more than my share. Some of them became actions which have turned into attitudes, fears and biases. Here's my recollection of a...