Archive for July, 2014

What Does Community Look Like?

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

In my more recent posts, I’ve mentioned that after a person’s basic needs are met, we human beings seek out relationships with other people.  We long for a place where we belong, where we’re accepted, and where we’re a part of the group.  We search for an important role to play, where we depend on others […]

Reflections On Maturity

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

I came across an article on Arts and Letters Daily which I really enjoyed.  Upon reaching sixty years of age, an older gentleman reflected on the ageing process.  While I’m just a tad over half his age, he made a statement that I myself relate to when I’m around people much younger than myself. One […]

Disillusionment and Loneliness

Monday, July 7th, 2014

Over the past year and a half or so, I’ve found myself thinking that it’d be a good thing to let people into my life more, so, you’ve probably seen me writing about relationships with people a lot.  In a small way, I’ve sort of stepped out to connect, talk, and just get to know […]