Featured Writer: “A Matter of Perspective”

September 9th, 2010

Is your glass half full or half empty? That’s a question that most people, if answering honestly, would probably say half empty. I mean, let’s be honest for a second and take a look at the media, our families, our choice of words and actions. We can say that we see it half full, but do we REALLY act as if it’s half full? Fact of the matter is we all have a glass, sometimes the water does run low and sometimes it overflows, but for the majority of the time it’s at right about half. So ask yourself, is it halfway full? Or halfway empty? Continue reading »

We Forget…

September 1st, 2010

Today I was involved in a funeral. I didn’t know the man. But, as I stood there, I noticed a couple of poster boards with pictures all over them. Pictures of the man, his family, and things that he loved. I am from the midwest, so of course, there were tractors. There were laughing people, smiles… But one picture wouldn’t stop tugging at my heart. Continue reading »