Relationships

The King of Four-Letter Words

Seriously Strong Language I find I use some strong language quite often. In fact there’s one particular word that I use way too often. In my opinion, it’s one of …

Inadvertently Becoming My Dad

I Just Needed a Break You may have noticed there were no new posts last week. That’s because I was finishing up my new book How to Create Amazing Presentations …

Your White Knight Isn’t Coming. Thank God!

Love Stories Are Crazy Have you ever really considered the stories we heard growing up? The things we consider romantic often had a common theme. There was some girl who …

The Game I Won’t Soon Forget

Joseph posing with art of a character from the game Quality Time A Thousand Miles Apart “I’m dead again! Dang it! This is brutal!” After the fourth time, I stopped …

The Best Thing My Dad Ever Showed Me

Remembering a Good Man Four years ago this March, I sat on a stage looking out at hundreds if not a thousand people. I was in Westmore Church of God …

The Barber You Don’t Need

If Paper Were Gold We’d Be Rich When I was a kid we used to get the Reader’s Digest. Every month a new copy would come and the old copies …

Making the Most of Our Batteries

I Knew a Guy Who Was Full of Energy I once worked with a guy who was so eccentric he flew a plane to work. I don’t mean he took …

Life Is not a Machine

We want life to run like a machine. We want it to go smoothly where all the well-oiled clockwork turns just as it should. When I was a child I …

Dealing with Difficult People

The Call Is Coming From Inside the House If you’re like me you have had to deal with difficult people. And by “like me” I mean “human”. We all have …