The elements are all there... The table - lavishly set, fine china, candles, flowers. It beckons. The feast - magnificent, abundant, colorful, decadent. There is bread. There is wine. Family. Gathered from near and far - and from varied stations in . . .
Archives for November 2013
Imagine... A bride... a groom... The big day has finally arrived. The wedding. For months, years perhaps - love has been rising. For the girl, it started as a cautious curiosity - her heart being intrigued and wooed - her mind at first thinking too much, then not thinking, . . .
Let's play a game... Close your eyes and think for a moment about the experiences in your life that you would describe as the most exciting, the biggest rush, the most memorable, the ones that changed you... If you're like me, many of these experiences had a common . . .
Somewhere in the collision of water temperature, air temperature and pressure, wind shears and direction, and sub-oceanic geography - the atmosphere shifts - and a storm is birthed. It happens several thousand times per year, in varying intensities. And few notice, besides fishermen and . . .
I've been a "leader" all of my life. I am the oldest of six kids, so it started as early as I can remember - "leading," being an example. In school, I was the straight A's, Student Council, National Honor Society, Young Leaders Club, Future Leaders guy. I was the Team Captain in . . .