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The Sound of Eternal Suffering – Confronting My Own Shadow

April-21-2017   1 Comment on The Sound of Eternal Suffering – Confronting My Own Shadow

      It happened several weeks ago.   Feeling a little disconnected from my wife, I suggested we see a movie. Unfortunately, my wife and I have very busy schedules, and coupled with our opposing work hours (I work nights, she works days), and two small children, our time is very limited for “couples … Continue reading “The Sound of Eternal Suffering – Confronting My Own Shadow”

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The Day I Forgave My Dad

April-13-2017   1 Comment on The Day I Forgave My Dad

    My son (and daughter) have gone through a number of bath toys during their young lives, and one of the ones he loved to play with was Bruce the shark from Finding Nemo. Every time I would see Bruce the shark, I would silently repeat his catch phrase: “I never knew my father!” … Continue reading “The Day I Forgave My Dad”

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The Worst Advice I Got When My Grandfather Died

March-30-2017   No Comments on The Worst Advice I Got When My Grandfather Died

      My grandfather was a very religious man. He was, however, Chinese, so we didn’t talk much, so I really didn’t find out the depth of it until after he died.   At his funeral, his pastor stood up in front of the funeral and gave a sermon about his life of devotion, and … Continue reading “The Worst Advice I Got When My Grandfather Died”

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How I Let Go of 20 Years of Anger, Pain, and Hurt

March-22-2017   No Comments on How I Let Go of 20 Years of Anger, Pain, and Hurt

    Sometimes we carry around pain for way too long. As part of the reason for this blog is to share my path to spiritual growth, I figured I would share a story about 20 years worth of anger and frustration and how I let it go. I figure maybe it’ll help someone.   … Continue reading “How I Let Go of 20 Years of Anger, Pain, and Hurt”

Why I’m Wrong About Everything

March-10-2017   No Comments on Why I’m Wrong About Everything

  It may come as a surprise to you, but I’ve been wrong in my life. As a married man, my wife likes to remind me of every time I’m wrong. On top of that, I’m a self-confessed liar. I love lying and making stuff up. It’s fun! Granted, I’m a terrible liar, and I … Continue reading “Why I’m Wrong About Everything”