The Gift of Patience

One of the hardest things we are ever asked to do in this life is to wait. We 'practice' patience. We 'lose' patience. We are 'im'patient. But we very rarely embrace patience. The pregnant pause between our present and desired future outcome, patience takes us out of a place of reactive fear and into a [...]

Waiting in Earnest…

For the last few years (and these last few weeks in particular), my son has been waiting in earnest to go to Scarowinds - the Halloween-themed fright night at our local amusement park.  Until this year, he has neither been old enough to participate in the fright zones (maturity defined by the magic age of [...]