Category Causes and Beliefs

Do You Have Faith? – A Lesson In Life From “Honey”

We’d had a conversation a long time ago about death and dying. I’ll never forget it because it was shortly after my father passed away. I asked mom how she kept so strong in such a trying time. She told me in two words. “My faith.” I watched for the next eighteen years as her faith got […]

Only The 1% Deserve Electricity; The Rest Of Us Don’t Matter

I am not in any way trying to compare the devastation between Hurricane Katrina to Hurricane Sandy. They were both devastating in their own ways. I’m trying to bring to your attention that something is drastically wrong with our countries infrastructure.  How can we be in the 21 century and not have power back to theses people. It’s been two weeks. Now they have to deal with freezing temperatures and […]

The Man Who Fell To Earth – And I’m Not Talking About The David Bowie Film

What compels a man to be lifted 24 miles above the New Mexico desert in a balloon that’s so thin, a gust of wind in the wrong direction can tear it and send him plummeting to earth ending in certain death? Then, sit in a capsule the size of an airplane lavatory, climb out onto a rail, […]

Causes and beliefs – Worth dying for?

How far would you go for something you believe in? “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Sir Winston Churchill By now most of you should have heard about Malala Yousufzai. She is the 14-year-old girl from Pakistan that was shot in the head by the […]