What Makes You Come Alive?

In last week's post I mentioned the idea of writing down a list of things that "make you come alive" - in other words, things that refresh you, inspire you, energize you, and give you a sense of joy, peace, and purpose. I wrote my own list many years ago when I was still a teenager, and …

The Facebook Eye

Emile Zola famously stated back in 1901, "In my view, you cannot claim to have really seen something until you have photographed it." Today, some make a similar joke: "It did not happen unless it is posted on Facebook." For those who use Facebook, whose friends are on the site and logging in many times …