Weekend Coffee: Nourish
Dancing in September
Weekend Coffee: Busy Days and Late Nights
The Message of Negative Political Ads

Stories of an Everyday Runner: It’s all happening

Stories of an Everyday Runner

With the exception of various wildlife, occasional dogs, and extreme heat, my runs are generally uneventful. If I wasn’t looking for something to write about, I surely wouldn’t find it. Yet, for two consecutive days, it’s all happening.

Book Discussion Series: Tribe

Book Discussion Series

On the surface, Tribe: Homecoming and Belonging by Sebastian Junger seems to be far from a gripping read for most people not affected by life in the military. Famous for works such as The Perfect Storm and War, in his Continue reading Book Discussion Series: Tribe

Dancing in September


The hot, humid days are making their fickle transition to the crisp, breezy days of fall. Though fall does not officially start for a few weeks, the first day of September brings the promise of brilliant color and pumpkin everything Continue reading Dancing in September

A Note on Profanity: It’s a Complicated Topic

A Note on Profanity

When I sat down to write this post about profanity, I had a very clear picture of the idea I wanted to convey. The singular idea was that we provide words power. A word is just a word. A phrase Continue reading A Note on Profanity: It’s a Complicated Topic

Weekend Coffee: Contemplating a New Genre

Weekend Coffee Share

Today is a two cup of coffee day. Not because anything is wrong. Not because I was out late last night. Not because I’m overly sleepy or cold. It just seems like a wonderful morning to relax with a cup Continue reading Weekend Coffee: Contemplating a New Genre