Inspire Your Work

(Click thru for wallpaper-sized file) Last year, thought I hate to admit it, my business started to bore me. Aside from family members and a friend or two who might…

The Ethics of a Dream

For many years I have tried to define what Good with a capital G is. I’ve tried to figure out if there is some universal way for humanity to talk about how we should and shouldn’t act. This is the closest I’ve come: Giving more people the chance to dream and pursue their dreams is Good.

The Story You Can’t Google

Too often I find myself checking my email and refreshing facebook and scanning Google News and clicking between the various blogs and sites I frequent, and I’m not quite sure…

Stuck in Congo

In Congo you get stuck, sooner or later. Stuck at the border trying to get in. Stuck on the side of a dusty, jagged road with a flat tire. Stuck…

Leaping the True Poverty Line

I wrote a post for the Ember Arts blog about how upping the earning potential of our partners Uganda can radically improve opportunities, especially from generation to generation. Check out…

The Distant Protest

Many of my friends want to end wars. But not wars that involve the US military, and not wars that threaten their own security. They want to end wars in…