My Three Most Influential People

I was recently asked, who are the three people who have had the most influence on my life. The most influential person overall would have to be my father, Lonny. He has impacted who I am as a person and is responsible for imparting the values that guide me through...

The Social Mirror

I have been listening back through The Seven Habits of Highly Successful People by Stephen Covey. In habit one, he talks about principles of personal vision and three widely accepted theories of determinism. Genetic determinism holds that you inherit your personal...

The Road to a Bigger Vision

As I was driving through the downtown area on my way to work this morning, I was thinking about how I love catching quick glimpses of life happening along the way. From the lounging homeless men loitering in the park to the purposeful walk of a businessman to the...

Can’t Judge a Man By His Shorts

I was at the park last night with my kids, sitting on a bench listening to my new iPod Touch (love it!) when a car pulled up and three guys got out with a basketball. They proceeded to change their shirts and looked like they were getting ready for some serious...

Howdy to my brother, Lowell

Just wanted to say hey to my brother lowell in beautiful Florida. I noticed you have been on the blog so I wanted to take an opportunity to tell you how glad I am that you are my brother and I wish I could see you more often. Tell that jewel of a sister of mine...