Overcoming Being Overwhelmed

There a lot “out there” that’s driving many of us crazy.  I won’t go through the list; you know what I’m talking about.  It’s whatever happens to be overwhelming your nervous system in this moment. Yet there’s nothing new in this overwhelming existence of ours. ...

Linus and His Blanket

Who doesn’t love Linus, the Charles Schultz character with the blue blanket and thumb in his mouth?  He acts as the Charlie Brown comic strip’s philosopher and theologian.  I kind of identify with Linus.  I too thrive on emotional security; it just depends on...

The Jerk

Are you working for a jerk?  You know the type.  These kind of bosses are radically insecure but let you know constantly that they’re in charge.  They don’t share pertinent information with you.  They avoid friendly conversation.  They give you a job to do and then...