I know we’ve all heard the famous quote, “The little things in life are what’s important”, but how often do any of us really take a moment to notice the little things in life? I know I haven’t done it as much as I should.
In a world that is dominated by the World Wide Web, I find it amazing that so many companies still want all workers to be confined to some cubicle in a high rise office building in the city. There are supporters of both schools of thought, I suppose. But having been a remote worker for nearly my entire career I couldn’t dream of going back to life in the Concrete Hell known as the City.
Why would I ever want to spend an hour and half or more commuting each way to my office each and every day, only to be forced to be exposed to others that I may or may not work alongside of very well? Sure, I can be friendly with just about anyone, but working alongside someone who likes to talk or chew gum and I think I would take that big plunge from the roof to the concrete below before I ever got my first paycheck. It’s just not me.
I much prefer my little office here in the middle of a very remote part of Texas. Continue reading
Well… after really thinking it through and praying very hard about it (on my knees type praying) we have come to a decision about the type of construction for our new home and I have never been more excited! Continue reading
Today has been a day full of thought and reflection on my life.
I started the day sore and stiff from my recent minor back injury. But I had to put that aside and got to work on making some sort of a dent in all that has to be done around this place today. Continue reading
Today is a very special day… it’s my wife Ranae’s birthday. I am blessed beyond words to have shared the last 25% of her life with her. Continue reading
As much I as I love building this place that I now call home, for me the highlight has to be a short three weeks I was able to spend with my son Marc helping me get things rolling. Marc lives in Delaware but came to help me get the main cabin finished out. Continue reading
When I first started this blog, I was all fired up with lots of enthusiasm for what I wanted to write about. I wanted to write about those topics that told who I was and what I think is wrong with the world. I missed the point though… I needed to be writing about what is right in the world! At least what is right in my world. Continue reading