Archive for September, 2010

The Heroics of Humanity

Published Date: September 24th, 2010
Category: Weekly Thought

  I never thought I would pull my son from our burning house. It was a normal, slow Monday morning. We were running late for school (as usual), my son was taking about 5 minutes just to brush his teeth (as usual), and all of a sudden, I heard urgent pounding at the front door. [...]

To Buddha or not to Buddha

Published Date: September 2nd, 2010
Category: Weekly Thought

Some children collect Star Wars or Transformers figures. Possibly Barbies or Bratz dolls or whatever those horrid, little rude dolls are. Not my child. He collects Buddha figurines. Lest you think that we are Buddhists, alas, we are not. I have to admit it is a religion I have flirted with for many years and [...]