23 minutes of blinking

In his book, The Body, Bill Bryson say that we blink so much each day that it's the equivalent of closing our eyes for 23 minutes. I happened to mention this to a guy who is an accounting director, and he said: That's a half hour more of work we can get out of everyone.…

The Sabbath Principle

I heard the story once of a guy in Sweden who got charged and convicted of adult bullying. He had dumped a sack of killer slugs into his neighbor's garden, apparently to destroy it. Unfortunately, that wasn’t his first attempt to ruin her yard; his neighbor had previously filed a restraining order against him for…

Thank God It’s … Thursday

I shouldn't be blogging today. It's Thursday, and on most Thursdays, I don't work. It's the one full day I try to step away from church stuff. But today is different. I had a meeting today, and so I switched my day off. And I can feel it. I felt it last night as I finished…