The Cost of Choice

Most people in the Western world take for granted their freedom to make choices. Yet what does our freedom of choice cost?What limits our freedom to choose?How might our choices either unite us or set us apart from others? For most of us our culture has been...

Be In-Spired: It’s Your Choice

Every time we make a decision, we are making a choice. We take choice for granted. It’s written into our Constitution. Increasingly people all over have adopted our concept broad concept of choice. Marriages, changes in government, and selling products are...

Liberator or Merely Liberal?

I’ve gone back and forth labeling myself.  Ultimately labels are pretty useless. They are helpful in offering a quick snapshot of the positions we take on important issues.  So sometimes I’m conservative, sometimes liberal, usually progressive, and sometimes even...

Intuition: The Gateway to Freedom

Ask almost anyone today, “Do you feel free?”  What answers will you get?  Lots of people feel free…kind of.  More than ever the ability to live our lives as we please without external constraints is limited.  But radical freedom that enables us to live full and rich...

Facing My Biggest Fear

What is your biggest fear, the one you’ve struggled to overcome for years, the one that continues to stymie your best efforts at conquering?  Some people fear the concrete: animals or insects, flying or closed spaces.  My biggest fear is less tangible.   I fear living...