Setting: Gilroy High School football field Time: Early evening on a warm October Saturday Off screen: The cadence of a single drum As the scene opens 112 12 foot white pipes are visible moving toward the far end of the end zone. Coming through the gate it becomes clear they are in groups of 8 [...]
Want people to respect your beliefs, don’t belittle or deny them theirs. Want people to help you, help them. Want people to have your back, have their’s. Want people to have meaningful conversations, learn to listen. Most people want the same things…if you don’t offer them, why would expect them?
I subscribe to a couple of hundred bloggers and email lists. I have filters set up so all incoming material goes automatically into files or folders or programs so I can read it or save it for later without having to sort through each of them every day. Since many of them only post or [...]
When my son was very young I would tell him something and he would ask me how I knew that. I would reply “Because I’m smarter than you”. It was a quick way to end the questions and move on. One day a woman I respect asked me how I knew something and “Because I’m [...]