I have many feelings regarding this Covid-19 epidemic, the Coronavirus strain that has upended manufacturing cycles, travel plans, and conference schedules around the world. But as I’ve reflected on everything, I’ve discovered gratefulness. Why? I think that the unforeseen collateral ramifications of this pandemic is exactly what the world needs right now.
Let me explain Continue reading What humanity needs in 2020
The months of September and October 2019 were tough. And if I’m honest, most months since then have been tough. Two young children whom I taught and spent time with often during the day – aged six and four – died. Separate accidents, different families… but families I’ve been close to.
Then a week ago, a close friend of mine was knocked over outside his house by a speeding vehicle. He died, and leaves behind a wife and three teenage children. Yesterday was his memorial. It has been hard to say goodbye. Continue reading When children and people die young…
The Thirteenth episode of the Great Deep Podcast Series looks at giving up your own agenda – an idea central to the song, Losing Myself. Continue reading #13 – Losing Myself
IT’S the title of one of the songs on the Great Deep. In actual fact, it didn’t start off resembling an Eminem lyric – although I do like Eminem. Initially the title of this song was Continue reading Losing Myself
I work in schools where I teach children under the age of 9. Most often, a typical lesson begins with most of them all talking to me at once. Literally. It goes like this: Continue reading Who should you listen to?
Disclaimer up front for all you romantics out there, this podcast is a slight bit more of a Continue reading #11 [MINI] – 14 years into marriage, my thoughts on Valentine’s Day