Tag: Year One – Top “Thinker” Posts

Six million murdered… What’s in a number?

We have all heard that Hitler was responsible for the deaths of 6 million Jews. But what does that number actually entail? I bet you've never looked at it this way...

100 Definitions of Impossible

If I had to choose what I thought was the single most powerful word in the English language, I think it would be the...

Mom pushed Daddy out the door

A couple weeks ago, I wrote a piece called Real Dads Don’t Leave. In an effort to spare you having to read an entire...

The Dog Poop and the Wedding Cake

Gustav the Baker wanted to give a gift to his friends; the best cake he had ever made. But when he unveiled it at their wedding, someone had left a dirty surprise on top.

Worthless men and the women who make them

En EspañolAs with the Worthless Women post, I feel that some more strong words need to be said today. I'll try to keep today's...

The Parable of the First Responder

When a police officer came across a horrific accident, he froze for fear of being judged by the bystanders there. Eventually, a newcomer to the scene had had enough...

The Delusion of Normal

We all want to be "normal." Well, most of us do. But look at these simple charts I made and tell me if you still do or not. Because I sure don't.

An Arm for Maura

Maura made a mistake. And it was a doozy. The whole world, it seems, has come after her with pitchforks and torches. But... come on...

The road that led from there to here.

Just to warn you, today's post is not a highly polished masterpiece. It is more of a personal journal that I am using to...

Yeah, right. You just want beer.

Trust. It's an interesting thing, when you think about it.You pull up to an intersection and a man dressed in filthy Levis and a...

Bullies. “Their Not Even Human”

After publishing a memoir about the bullying I received, thousands of comments poured in. Some were heart breaking. others broke my heart in a totally different way.

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My Epic Dating Fail

I invited The Farmer's Daughter over for a day of incredible happenings with my kid. Then something happened. And my kid busted me on it.

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2015 – The Year We Need to Take Dating Back

It has happened so suddenly and so sneakily. The dating game has become close to impossible. We are lonely and getting more lonely. But there's an easy fix...

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