As Good as it Gets

In the movie, “As Good as it Gets,” Melvin Udall (Jack Nicholson) asks his depression therapy group, “What if this is as good as it gets?” So now we are all in this big therapy group together–but alone of course. Maybe we should ask, “What if this is as good as it gets?” Pause and … More As Good as it Gets

Say Goodbye Early

I recently heard interviews with health professionals serving on the front lines as they described their daily struggles. One doc in NYC said they might have six or more patients die during a single shift. A nurse recounted that the ventilators make so much noise she cannot even speak to the patients. Of course she … More Say Goodbye Early

Fog in the Valley

During my morning walk, the ridge on which I live is clear, and the mountain in the distance is clear. In between, the valley is filled with fog. God has obscured the landscape. What is down there, where we must walk? Perhaps there is a dangerous roaring river, almost impossible to cross. Perhaps there hidden, … More Fog in the Valley