out of my shell

Hidden Blessings

Bad things happen. It sucks. We seldom think of a problem, delay, crisis, or disruption as a blessing; a means by which invisible forces open a better way for us, coaxing us into proximity with what we need (even if we don't know we need it).  What we want doesn't always come to us when… Continue reading Hidden Blessings

out of my shell

Pen Power

A short book with a long lesson on the power of the written word is Address Unknown by Kressmann Taylor. It takes less than an hour to read, yet the tale of a Jew in America masterminding the demise of a callous, indoctrinated, ex-beloved-friend turned Nazi, added years to my wisdom. The American, Max Eisenstein,… Continue reading Pen Power