Falling and Getting Up

Posted on March 21, 2016

The sign on the trail to the falls could not have been clearer. Do not climb on the rocks, it said. The rocks are very slippery, it said. You will fall, it said. I climbed on the rocks. They were very slippery. I fell – hard. Lying a bit dazed on my back, half in…

Jesus, Human

Posted on July 16, 2015

In the thought provoking (and action-packed) movie Avengers: Age of Ultron, Ultron (played marvelously by James Spader) is created to save humanity. But his idea of saving humans is to exterminate us. If he can destroy us, then we can be saved from ourselves. Here’s Ultron’s Plan:  “I know you’re good people. I know you mean well….