Monthly Archives: June 2012

Being a Good Person, Will You? (2)

 Being a Good Person, Will You? (2)Look for the good—in yourself and all around you. Positive thinking may not be a panacea, but it is the most basic way we have to cooperate with benevolence. Read more »

Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!

Being a Good Person, Will You?

good enough logo 300x220 Being a Good Person, Will You?Look for the good—in yourself and all around you. Positive thinking may not be a panacea, but it is the most basic way we have to cooperate with benevolence.

It doesn’t take any more time to think in a way that makes your life better than it does to think in a way that makes your life miserable. People whose inner spirit spills over into their lives in the real world look for the good, and their days flow smoothly most of the time. Read more »

Wise Lesson: Choose Actual Over Virtual Reality (3)

actual reality shirt tshirt p235355358485039369bfmdx 400 300x300 Wise Lesson: Choose Actual Over Virtual Reality (3)Wherever you live, there are painters, potters, silversmiths, and woodworkers who produce wares as alive in their own way as the living books Charlotte Mason praised. Read more »

Wise Lesson: Choose Actual Over Virtual Reality (2)

Windows Virtual Reality Gaming FAIL 300x240 Wise Lesson: Choose Actual Over Virtual Reality (2)When my daughter was six, she announced that she wanted to read the Bible. I said, “You’d like to read some Bible stories. Okay, we will get a book.”

“Not Bible stories,” she said, “I want to read the Bible.” So we started where it starts, “In the beginning…” I didn’t think she’d last through the first set of “begats,” but with some explanation, she showed a surprising ability to take in the lofty ideals and lovely poetry. Read more »