A Single Story

How many times have I listened to one, single story of a people group or a country or a family or a person and that one, single story became everything that I know about them? I judged and believed and repeated that judgement all too often. All based on one, single story. I am ashamed.Continue reading “A Single Story”

O Christmas Tree

I have a Christmas Tree story.  Many years ago, when the kids were quite young, we lived in a mountain town in California.  The town and outlying neighborhoods rested at about 3500 feet in elevation.  We were in a valley, of sorts, and the higher peaks went up to about 6,000 to 8,000 feet.  TheyContinue reading “O Christmas Tree”

I Can See Clearly Now ……..

Funny thing about eyesight …….. I like it. I was using an old pair of glasses for the last six months or more.  I was using them because my most recent prescription glasses broke – really broke and were very scratched. Now I need to tell you about the prescription.  I have been wearing progressiveContinue reading “I Can See Clearly Now ……..”