Category Archives: Culture

Touch is out of touch

I’m a sucker for mind-bending novels, movies and TV shows like X-Files and Lost.  The latest show that has my attention is Touch.  The premise of Touch is that everything and everyone is connected.  And, there’s a gifted kid who … Continue reading

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My Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day when I was a kid… I remember stuffing cut-out cards into a brown paper sack, each one signed and taped with a candy heart. Like everyone else in my fifth-grade class, I bought cards and hearts to share. … Continue reading

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Good day

My day began terribly.  A false accusation of a friend went viral.  It was a painful illustration of how the Internet can be a viral network for gossip. The Internet helps us connect, but it can also amplify vice. Later that day … Continue reading

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Dislocation

I once met the king of a pigmy tribe.  I was traveling though a remote, mountainous region of Uganda with World Vision.  We stopped along the side of the rutted pathway, stepped out of our Land Cruisers, and the King … Continue reading

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