Tag Archives: honesty

Block Out the Noise

The traditional season of Lent has begun, a time of quietness, contemplation and repentance. In other words: truthfulness with oneself. How rare a thing that is in this “modern civilization” of ours. It’s also traditional to give up something for … Continue reading

Posted in For Pastors and Teachers, Quips and Quotes, Religion/Faith | Tagged , , , , , , | 24 Comments

Be Real

Be real. There’s a world full of people out there who’ve forgotten how. Be the person who shows them. Be you.

Posted in Culture, For Pastors and Teachers, Mitchellaneous, Quips and Quotes | Tagged , , , , , | 16 Comments

Use Me Not

Note: this post includes frank talk about sexuality. Many women (and a few men) are speaking openly about their experiences with sexual harassment and assault. And this has caused a lot of men to ask, “What qualifies as sexual harassment … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Memoir | Tagged , , , , , , , | 36 Comments

Is there someone in your life who regularly disables your ego defense system, and who actually prefers the “unimproved” version of you?  Hold on to that person! ~From The Wishing Map 62

Posted in Quips and Quotes, The Wishing Map | Tagged , , | Leave a comment