Kindness: The Real Agent of Change

Hello from my office toward the end of a long few days, Sometimes, many times, I wish I could be more patient, more forgiving, but I fail miserably. I have thought about this in a singular or granular level, as the individual I am, and perhaps it is good that I do not have anyContinue reading “Kindness: The Real Agent of Change”

What is home and why?

Hello from South America. New Year’s Eve in Nicaragua can be characterized by three things: family, fireworks, and food. Certainly there are other elements for some, the usual celebratory “necessities,” but fireworks are a central part of it all. Everyone has some and they are exuberant in their using pyrotechnics to celebrate a new year.Continue reading “What is home and why?”

The Loss of a Lutheran Giant

Good morning from my corner table at La Casa de la Pradera, While I worked on another blog extensively yesterday, this morning brought new information that has changed my focus. It seems that is how life works. I have lived it to a degree not recently experienced this past week. My reality of age isContinue reading “The Loss of a Lutheran Giant”