Added by George Adler on August 27, 2013 at 6:42am — No Comments
Added by George Adler on August 25, 2013 at 10:19pm — No Comments
I'm not sure what's meant by "freely choosing." I had opportunities for sex before I got married, and chose not to. My choice was based in my moral understanding, which was formed by my upbringing and my friends and family. But I didn't fear violence or financial repercussions from them if I fornicated.
Now that I'm married, I'm ambivalent about my choice. The consequences were not entirely positive physically, emotionally, or relationally. Nor are my moral principles so strong that…Continue
Added by Brian Splash on August 18, 2013 at 9:17pm — No Comments
August 10, 2013
Left Brain Rests—Right Brain Muses
A short pause in the wheels of ongoing responsibility was caused by a week-long camping foray the grandsons and their parents take annually to Michigan’s northwestern Lower Peninsula. The setting is a family gathering near Sleeping Bear Dunes on Lake Michigan’s National Lakeshore. My wife and I found that the biggest chunk of responsibility that we have joyfully embraced over the past seven years disappears into…Continue
Monday morning. Tired and groggy. Breakfast, fire up my tablet and head over to my FB page.
The friend request logo glowed red, and curious as to whom it was, I tapped it.
Eyes opened and mouth dropped; there was a name out of my past; Jim Z.
Most of my childhood was friendless; yet I could say for a time I had a best friend and that was Jimmy.
He lived up the street from me, the only boy my age in the neighborhood. I have a vague memory of his mom coming over to…Continue
Added by Swang on August 5, 2013 at 12:42pm — No Comments
Added by Russell Lee on August 5, 2013 at 11:26am — No Comments