Posts tagged "fear"

Why do risk takers take risks?

My definition of risk taker may be different than yours. I don’t jump out of planes, I am not a world traveler, I don’t have any tattoos or piercings (beyond the basic holes in my ears), and for some reason, my wardrobe is filled with a lot of grey and black (I’m working on this... Read more »

Words are things, and these are the five I love most

I recently heard Maya Angelou speak about the power of words: Words are things You must be careful Careful about calling people out of their names Using racial pejoratives and sexual pejoratives And all that ignorance Don’t do that Someday we’ll be able to measure the power of words I think they are things I... Read more »

For the love of humanity, please like yourself

I haven’t even read about the latest shooting in CO.  I know it happened and that’s all I need to know. There is so much inner hatred being directed at innocent people. Why don’t people like themselves? A person who liked himself would never do such a thing to other people. A person who liked... Read more »