Wisdom

Life is Too Short to Wait

I've recently witnessed some alarming incidents that really impacted my thinking...

The War Prayer by Mark Twain

The War Prayer was written by Mark Twain in 1905, in response to the Spanish–American War and the subsequent Philippine–American...

VIDEO: When We’re Told to Sit Down & Shut Up!

The following video was posted over on 𝕏, and I felt compelled to share it, both there and on Facebook,...

Contemplation (Plus Video): The Kingdom of God is Within Us

Anymore, I’m often astonished at how, when I want to share something meaningful with the world, the Universe seems to...

17 Life-Learnings from 17 Years of The Marginalian

The following article by Maria Popova was originally published at The Marginalian (formerly known as Brain Pickings), and really resonated...

UPDATED (VIDEO): Since We Can’t Wait Until The Next Extinction-Level Impact Event…

I recently posted a contemplation entitled Can We Wait Until The Next Extinction-Level Impact Event? wherein I suggest that it...

Contemplation: God as Truth

I recently touched on the idea of God as Truth in my contemplation God as a Verb, as well as...

Contemplation: Everything Happens for a Reason

I posted this thought on Facebook awhile back, but have since expanded on the idea, thought I’d share it here:...

Contemplation: The Gospel of Living & Doing

As Tolstoy conveyed in his various religious writings, after doing his own translation of the gospels he determined that when...

No One Owes You Anything – Profound Advice From A Wise Father To His Young Daughter

This is a letter written by Harry Browne and given to his 9-year-old daughter on Christmas day, 1966. It circulates...

Contemplation: Peace Within

I recently read the following passage by philosopher James Allen in his collection Mind is the Master, and it really...

A Message to Garcia

I recently stumbled across this little story by Elbert Hubbard, evidently penned in 1899 and published 1944, and it really...

Why Truth Matters

Previously I wrote an article entitled The Importance of Honesty, Integrity, & Authenticity, wherein I related an unfortunate experience I...

The Importance of Honesty, Integrity, & Authenticity

I recently found myself in the unfortunate position of having to end—or at least greatly curtail—a relationship with someone close...