An Imaginary Commencement Address

I have always enjoyed commencement addresses. Graduation is a milestone event and a significant transition in someone’s life. With the benefit of YouTube, today anyone can go back and watch great commencement addresses. One of my favorite’s is David Foster Wallace’s speech to the graduates of Kenyon College in 2005. One of my long-term goals … Continue reading An Imaginary Commencement Address

A Small Gesture. A Large Impact.

I’ve often thought about writing a story in which the main character thinks he leads an ordinary life, but unbeknownst to him he plays an extraordinary role in the lives of others. My fascination for this story comes from my own interest in the role that purpose plays in our lives. Do we have a … Continue reading A Small Gesture. A Large Impact.