Fear Is The Highest Fence

"Fear is the highest fence." - Dudley Nichols Mending one's fences - to strengthen or reestablish one's position by conciliation or negotiation. Being on the fence - uncommitted, neutral, and undecided. Walls create physical and mental barriers. Putting up fences and rushing to repair … [Read more...]

Code Of Ethics – What Are Yours?

Code of Ethics I've been thinking about integrity, honor, and ethics a great deal over this last year. In 2008 I wrote a short article on these topics and felt it was time to revisit these important qualities. Out in the world we have popular opinion, government, the media, and all manner of … [Read more...]

Ambiguity – Beauty & The Beast

Anyone out there feeling up and down emotions, confusion, or uncertainty? One thing you can count on - the outer world and the people in it are always going to change. This can be unsettling, especially for those who don't do well with shifting tides. Some people thrive in life's storms, some … [Read more...]

Courage Required

As I sit here contemplating life, I feel there is light at the end of the tunnel. The world is going through massive change, a global shift if you will. The question many ask, is, "How to move forward in these challenging times?" For each one of us, the answer needs to flow from within. What we see … [Read more...]

What Doesn’t Kill Us Makes Us Stronger

You've heard the old adage, "What doesn't kill you makes you stronger." This applies in our lifetime now more than ever. What do people need right now? In my mind, I believe it is patience and kindness. Unity is a beautiful goal, don't you agree? The world is divided, lines have been drawn. Many are … [Read more...]