On getting “caught up”

I mean the kind of “caught-up” where the events of everyday life become the driving factor in how we experience our days.  This is all too easy to do: bills become due, unanticipated expenses pop-up, relationships take uncomfortable turns, weather events, even politics and events far removed from what we know of as our day to…

Being the active participant

“Burn-out” is a real thing in today’s world.  It seems that every waking moment we are bombarded with information, calls to action, calls to inaction, calls for help, complaints and expanding demands upon our time.  The advent of personal electronic devices has made ours a life of being on-call 24/7/365.  With so many demands on…