Thought I oughta bare my naked feelings

adorableOccasionally you’ll see me post some stuff  here that I’ve stolen. Why? Because there are very few creative geniuses in the world, and the rest of just stand on their shoulders. Here’s a great example of my truly authentic thievery. Continue reading

Is George Orwell’s 1984 too optimistic?

This isn’t the first article I’ve posted that’s made up entirely of someone else ideas. Some people might not appreciate my philosophy on originality (which I appropriately procured from someone else). Most of the content of this post comes from George Orwell’s 1984. I’m not in the habit of letting other people ghostwrite my blog but hey, it is my blog, and I like to post things that impact my life and help me learn. Maybe you can pick up a little something too. If you’ve ever read George Orwell’s 1984, you should. If you decide not to, that’s ok. But you at least better read this excerpt. Your future, and even your life, depends on your understanding it. Continue reading

I wish I had written this

michelangeloThis is an excerpt from a sermon by David Platt called The Sufficiency of Christ. It is part of a series called Threads. When I heard this I was so impressed and excited by the way God inspired David to make such a loving plea for faith in Him. I just had to transcribe it and post it here. I plan to commit this to memory so I can articulate it those who believe that there is no God, or that there there is more than one way to God. This is beautiful. Continue reading

I might as well never leave the house

aloneThere are two ways to live life: Strategically or Tactically. They aren’t mutually exclusive but I’ve erroneously tended to focus more on Tactics because the natural tendency when bullets fly is to dive for cover. That’s a Tactic, but it won’t win a war. It’s your Strategy that matters in life. And I have one that wins. Continue reading