Story Monday: Where Do We Go From Here?

We're all angry. We're all afraid. Fear and Anger elected our newest president. Fear and anger keep half of us from accepting it. I did not vote for Trump. I did not vote for Clinton. I knew my candidate had little chance of winning, but I voted for a change to the current system. Others … Continue reading Story Monday: Where Do We Go From Here?


Can True Compassion Change the World?

Last week I started a discussion (You can read it in my post A Dream of Heaven). I asked a question: "Is it really possible, do I really believe, that peace can overcome all the violent evil I see in the world around me?" Another headline has gripped the world's attention. Another tragedy has ripped … Continue reading Can True Compassion Change the World?

A Dream of Heaven There is a constant that all of humanity contains that drives us endlessly forward. Hope. Hope of an achieved goal. Hope of an end to suffering. Hope of a consuming love. Equality. Freedom. Arms to wrap around us and knowledge that someone knows who we are, and that we matter to them. Sometimes its … Continue reading A Dream of Heaven

IJM head Gary Haugen’s TED Talk

This speaks to a level that my storytelling will never reach. It was last month, but this is information that cannot be told enough. Watch it, and then visit to find out what more you can do.