Who Is Really Insane?

The more I meditate on it, the more completely insane it seems that Charles Manson has been issued a marriage license. Soon, if reports are to be believed, he’ll be legally married in… Continue reading

Honor Dr. Salia on Friday at Connections’ Show

Connection is playing a show this Friday at Northaven. We’re again raising money for a good cause: fighting the scourge of Ebola in Africa. But this morning, the show became a little more… Continue reading

PHA: Conflicting Traditions Remind Us To Be Thankful

Thanksgiving dominates November. And whatever our religion, we all celebrate the holiday. In fact, more than any other national holiday, Thanksgiving has profound spiritual roots. But almost as popular in our culture today… Continue reading

White Rock Ride With My New Go Pro

Last Friday, I made a second attempt at a long write with my new Go Pro camera. Here’s the route on a map. It came out pretty well, and I made a film… Continue reading

When I Say “Thank You For Your Service”

Veterans Day, like Christmas, has a powerful holiday-kernel buried deep within, that is worthy of our attention and observance . Unfortunately, like Christmas, our culture has mangled and obscured that kernel, sometimes beyond… Continue reading


Please remember to vote today, if you have not already. Many people are frustrated with our political process, and feel their one vote does not matter. If you don’t vote, it may feel… Continue reading

Math on Alleged “Voter Fraud” in Texas

Voter fraud does not actually exist, and in Texas Greg Abbott is one of the people who helps to prove the case. So, let’s do the math for Texas, shall we? According to… Continue reading

PHA: Take Time To Honor Mentors Who Light the Way

I’ve been thinking a lot about the loss of loved ones. This year at Northaven we’ve experienced the deaths of several key leaders. First, there was Charles Delphenis, who was known for welcoming… Continue reading

Mom at 80

“Hey Rookie…you were good”

Now and then, baseball stories like “The Natural” actually happen for real. But when they do, they don’t look like Robert Redford. They look like Guilder Rodriguez. Guilder Rodriguez is the feel-good baseball… Continue reading