A Vision of Light


As I write this, It’s Easter morning. The sun is shining. It’s a nice day. I can’t help thinking back over 40 years ago, to a Good Friday in 1971 that changed my life. I was in High School then, out for a cross-country road run with a couple of track buddies, both with the last name of Richardson… no relation. The day was cool and overcast,and we ran through the rolling … [Read more...]

Electronics To Buy Your Wife for Christmas


I’m a guy. I like electronic gadgets. My eyes glow at the latest big screen TV, video game or computer. I love to hang out in Best Buy or Costco and peruse the electronics aisle. Unfortunately, my wife doesn’t share the same passion. She likes strange things like chocolate, flowers, and jewelry. Things I can’t really relate to.. Every Christmas and birthday season, I … [Read more...]

Just Have a Good Day

With all of the natural disasters and really horrific news over the past few months, it's easy to get down and negative. I find myself in a funk after listening to the latest round of news reports. It's hard to get the horrific views of tsunamis, tornadoes, and earthquakes out of my mind. While I think it is a good idea to keep up with world events, it's easy to get … [Read more...]

What I learned From Asking Questions


Yesterday I asked a profound question on my blog… What One Fundamental Thing Should I Change, To Take This Blog To The Next Level? I received a few responses and found a few gems when I researched the question. Reader T.P. asked why I was concerned about improving my web traffic. Great question… I had to stop for a minute and think about that one. Just adding traffic … [Read more...]

Engaging Your Audience


This has been an exciting week for me. I had the privilege of attending a very engaging seminar by professional speaker, Sheryl Roush. She took many different subjects and wove them together into a wonderful 90 minute presentation. Her secret was her energy. I have never seen anyone muster up so much energy on stage and be able to transfer that energy to her audience. I am … [Read more...]