Don’t be in such a hurry…

It took 18 years and a pandemic, but I’m finally learning the lesson that my grandpa seemed to model so well: don’t be in such a hurry.

The Irony of American Exceptionalism

The very idea of “American Exceptionalism” suggest that the game is already rigged. Who gets to be “exceptional” and why isn’t that simply the norm?

Let’s finish what he started

How do we finish the work that began over 50 years ago that arrested white America to the plight of black America’s suffering?

My teachable moments

I was reminded once again that they’re always watching, and what they learn has more to do with how we live, than what we say.

What now?

The mental and emotional toll that this moment is taking on my black brothers and sisters is real. Let’s take care of ourselves in the process of rising to the occasion to save the world.

Second Chances

This past week has taught me the importance of second chances…beginning with my 2 year old’s birthday.

Freeze tag

If you get a chance to go back to a time where freeze tag is just a fun game, you take it and run with it.

What are you learning in this season?

I live with a cast of characters. To be clear, I’ve known that for a while. But these past few weeks, being trapped in my house with them has been a crash course…