Everything Is A Choice

My friend, Kate Wilker at her blog Cozy Seaside Homstead, wrote a column last Thursday called Prejudice.  In her column, Kate quotes Gladys Taber.  In Ms. Tabor’s book, The Stillmeadow Road, Tabor writes: I suppose prejudice is the worst sin of mankind.  Why do we feel we are superior to anyone . . . This…

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Living in Several Dimensions

We live in several dimensions. Up and Down. Left and Right Forward and Backward. Three to be exact.  And yet we’ve all had experiences when those three dimensions weren’t adequate.  Moments when we were acutely, overwhelmingly aware of other realities just beyond this one. Page 59 Love Wins Rob Bell This quote above startled me…

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Snippets From Random Acts

This column contains Amazon Affiliate Links!   As with last week’s column, Fiction is my Mistress, I’m again sharing snippets from short stories I’ve written in the past and am continuing to write as you read today’s column.   This week I’m sharing snippets from my short story collection: Random Acts: Stories of Redemption This snippet…

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The Essence of Creativity

People who consistently engage in more daydreaming score significantly higher on measures of creativity.  (To evaluate daydreaming, the subjects were given a slow section of War and Peace and then timed how long it took them to start thinking about something else.)  “What these tests measure is someone’s ability to find hidden relationships that can…

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