Thanks a lot, God

I’ve been praying lately. I mean… I normally pray regularly but not really instinctively and not with real faith. But lately I’ve been praying for real. and not just that, but other areas of my spirituality have come more into focus and taken the forefront of my life. Tends to happen when I face great trials. Smaller trials I try …

Best Christmas Ever!

Laid off. Struggling with life’s purpose and direction. Possibly sick and dying. But he doesn’t know any of that. “This is the best Christmas ever!” he announces as we decorate the (overpriced) tree. and I realize he’s right. Of course. It is the best Christmas ever. Five minutes later, while brandishing a dreidel like a dagger he exclaims, “Prepare to …