“‘Young man. Why are you eating that fish?’ The young man says, ‘Because I love fish.’ The teacher says, ‘Oh. You love the fish. That’s why you took it out of the water and killed it and boiled it.’ He says, ‘Don’t tell me you love the fish. You love yourself, and because the fish tastes good to you; therefore, you took it out of the water and killed it and boiled it.’” —- Read More....
Be a Tourist in Your Own Life
I hate to admit it, but I have become quite antagonistic toward tourists over the past few years. I live in a small town that’s considered a tourist destination, where on any given summer weekend, it feels as though the travelers outnumber the residents. When the month of May rolls around, most of us locals... Continue Reading →
It is a daunting thing to write the very first blog entry on a website that could potentially be read by thousands (if I'm lucky). To quote a close friend, “It’s only for forever!” I’ll be honest in telling you that I’ve been writing for over a month, in anticipation of this very day.... Continue Reading →