The Swinging A's Are Back in the Post Season

The A’s are back! Just like their last run in 2012, 2013, and 2014, this one came out of nowhere. Although they have 92 wins, so far, the A’s are still considered a long shot to get past the Red Sox or Astros in the playoffs. They may be a longshot but I don’t thinkContinue reading “The Swinging A's Are Back in the Post Season”


3 Steps Forward, 2 Steps Back. 2 Steps Forward 3 Steps Back

Last week we examined the idea of staying true to your convictions while being open to differing opinions. The concern I hear is that “these are desperate times and desperate times call for desperate measures. The people with whom I disagree have ideas that could destroy the country.” While I understand the concern, that’s aContinue reading “3 Steps Forward, 2 Steps Back. 2 Steps Forward 3 Steps Back”

Opening Up Possibilities by Finding Common Ground

Much of the shouting this week has been about Nike launching the ad featuring Colin Kaepernick. There’s been a lot of slogans on both sides and as with many of our debates, particularly on social media, few if any minds were changed and little common ground was found. Finding common ground opens up possibilities. ItContinue reading “Opening Up Possibilities by Finding Common Ground”