The Importance of Getting Authority Right

Authority is a tricky thing. Without it, chaos is inevitable. If there is a vacuum of authority, something will always develop to fill the void. But when that happens - when authority develops without proper Authority over it - there is often the risk of abuse of authority. Absence of Authority is a real danger…

Covid Lessons

In my 9 to 5, I work with mentors who connect with kids in the schools in our community. For nearly a year now, our program has to face something we never anticipated would happen: closed schools. When your program is focused on getting caring adults into schools to connect with kids - and the…

My 10 favorite books in 2020

One of the reasons I write is it gives me an opportunity to process what I'm thinking. And one of the best ways to get something to think about it is to read what others are thinking. With that in mind, I thought I would put down the 10 books I most enjoyed reading this…