A Short Story About A Long Lesson

As he stood there pondering his future, wondering what lay ahead, he took off for the water, dove in and started swimming. Though just a young man with his entire life ahead of him, he had heard about a magical beach miles upon miles into the ocean and was determined to get there. The beach was full of sunshine, relaxation,… Read more →

The 1 Relationship Trait That Changes Everything

Emily and I have been married for just over 5 years, and we dated for 5 years prior to that. That’s a decade of trying to figure out how this whole relationship thing works. Like any couple, we’ve had good stretches and bad stretches. Ups & downs, and thankfully more of the former than the latter. But with everything we’ve been… Read more →

The Power of Intention

Take yourself back to high school for a minute. Imagine a scrawny sophomore named Timmy. Timmy is 5 foot 5” on a cowboy boots kind of day, and 145 pounds sopping wet. Timmy is a nice enough guy, but for the most part he goes unnoticed. He’s one of the many high school students that don’t stand out in the… Read more →


All 7+ billion people on this planet have beliefs. We have political beliefs. We have religious beliefs. We have social beliefs. Beliefs, both big and small, and we all have them. Beliefs are a good thing for the most part. They give us a sense of belonging, a compass of guidance & something to lean on. But beliefs are also… Read more →